Gardening with kids update 2019- indoor composting, worm farm and what we are planting in September (Spring)

Since moving to our new home, we have slowly started to set up an outdoor garden with a mixture of Australian natives (attracts birds, bees, butterflies), flowers, fruit trees, potted herbs as well as a mixed variety of vegetables. We were lucky to get an already established large mulberry bush a pawpaw tree and a … More Gardening with kids update 2019- indoor composting, worm farm and what we are planting in September (Spring)

Gardening with children- sprouting seeds and re-growing plants from kitchen scraps

Yesterday my son and I had some quiet time in the afternoon which we spent doing a little gardening. Firstly we set up our sprouter which has two growing trays and placed a combination of kale and cabbage sprout seeds in the bottom tray and alfalfa on the top tray. We have sprouted all sorts of … More Gardening with children- sprouting seeds and re-growing plants from kitchen scraps

Baking, mending and gardening with my children this past week

I had every intention of writing this post earlier but got caught up with the hum of life. We did however spend some time this past week baking, mending and gardening together. I baked biscuits with my youngest and my husband worked with my daughter to bake bread and make pizza dough. Both of my … More Baking, mending and gardening with my children this past week