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Gardening With Kids

12 Simple Gardening With Kids Projects & Ideas

I was 4 years old, and I was out in the backyard playing with our non-Hispanic friends who were boys. The landlord had allowed my parents to plant a little garden in one corner of that small yard. One of the things my parents wisely chose to grow ...

Gardening With Kids

I'll admit, I am not one of those amazing Martha Stewart-type gardeners, but I really do enjoy having a small backyard garden each summer. The kids and I choose a few favorite plants along with some new items to try each year and then we get dirty...

10 Easy Plants For Kids To Grow

Encourage your little ones to play in the dirt by helping with the garden! Dedicate a corner of the garden just for them, and let them pick what they want to grow. All the plants listed below have been chosen because they are easy to grow. Your ki...

A Beginners Guide To Gardening With Kids - Dirt & Boogers

I really, really, really want to have a garden with my child this year.  I imagine us going out back and picking beautiful veggies and eating strawberries straight from the …vine?  Strawberries grow on vines…right? Ok, ok…I have never had a garden...

Gardening With Kids

Last summer my 5-year-old daughter, Mary Elena, and I planted a few carrot and radish seeds in a small patch of otherwise neglected dirt near our garage. I bought her a little watering can shaped like an elephant (the water came splashing out of t...

Gardening With Children

Like most hobbies, if you enjoy it, the odds are greater that the children will too. Gardening is one of those hands-on pastimes. Don't tell them how, show them. Younger children are no problem to get interested in gardening. You have two of their...

Kids Gardening

Creating fun gardens for children means involving the kids in the design and evolution of the garden, working together to produce something unique. Once you have introduced your child to the basics of creating gardens and gardening, you will be am...

8 Garden Projects For Kids

Involving children in fun gardening activities provides valuable opportunities to enjoy the spring and summer weather while helping to instill a love of nature in your little ones. The magic of watching a seed grow that they planted themselves, or...

School Garden Learning Activities

"allow time for exploration" - the most important in my eyes!!

Natural Play Spaces: Children's Veggie Gardens

Now that the bark has been laid, we’ve made one more major addition to our backyard natural play space.  But don’t get too excited – I haven’t had a chance to snap any photos yet, which means I’m not quite ready for the big reveal (I know, I’m suc...

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Gardening With Kids

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Here are some great ideas to help your kids turn digging in the dirt into a lifetime of love and respect for nature