There is something special about receiving a bunch of flowers. Whether it is a few daisies collected from the lawn and given to you by your child. A bouquet of flowers for your birthday or anniversary. Or even that reduced bunch that you found smiling at you in the supermarket as you hastily gathered last minute milk and bread supplies.
It’s summer and with summer come great ideas for home improvements. One of the best ideas for the summer is fixing up your patio, deck or veranda into a little piece of paradise where you can relax and not think about work problems.
Even though people believe it is very expensive, with some careful planning and budgeting, you can do it done fairly cheaply and still be happy with the results.
One of the things that all of the children seem to love is helping Mr. Boo when he completes the gardening chores. From collecting the weeds he has pulled up, holding the garden bin as he empties the grass cuttings etc. Whilst there are a number of chores they can assist with, mowing the lawn isn’t. This doesn’t mean that they don’t want to get involved, so when we were offered the Husqvarna Toy Walk Lawn Mower to review, I knew they would be delighted.
The classic family garden game of quoits is a relatively simple concept, but one that can become fiercely competitive. I can see the children getting in some extra practice when the other is not looking to brush up on their throwing skills.
When it comes to outdoor activities that kids will really love, there are literally thousands of them, often depending on the kind of outdoor environment you’re in. Nevertheless, we’re sharing with you 5 outdoor activities your kids will love.
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Just because you have a small garden, it does not mean that you cannot turn it into an inspiring place, and you can get lots of excellent ideas on the Good Housekeeping website to get you started. There are lots of things that you can do with a small garden to create an intimate, warm, and inviting place for you and your family to relax. The important thing is to match your garden with your lifestyle and choose something that will make you happy, and that you have the time and energy to maintain.