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Picking Fruit and Loving Nature

Picking Fruit and Loving Nature

One of our favorite summer activities is picking fruit. The kids love filling up baskets full of fresh berries or ripe peaches. And I love seeing their purple-stained grins after they shove a handful of newly-picked blackberries in their mouths. There really is something almost magical about seeing where fruit comes from and enjoying it so freshly picked. Picking fruit is also a fantastic way to get kids excited about nature.

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Do Your Kids Love Nature?

Do Your Kids Love Nature?

Do you want your kids to love nature? I'm working on a free ebook for our email newsletter subscribers that will help you encourage your kids to love nature. It will be full of fun activities and ideas for kids of all ages. While you are waiting, here is a little inspiration!

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The Best Natural DIY Baby Shampoo and Body Wash Recipes

The Best Natural DIY Baby Shampoo and Body Wash Recipes

It's important to choose safe and natural products when cleaning your baby. Most conventional baby care products are full of toxic chemicals that can cause skin irritation, asthma and even cancer. Babies are most at risk because their bodies are still developing. The easiest way to know what you are putting on your baby's skin is to make these products yourself using natural ingredients. Making personal care products from scratch is definitely trial and error. I have compiled a list of the best recipes that I have found that use only natural ingredients.

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Healthy and Natural Eating for Moms & Kids

Healthy and Natural Eating for Moms & Kids

Nothing is more important to your health than choosing safe and healthy foods to eat, especially if you are a pregnant woman or small child. Before and after birth, babies are much more vulnerable to dangerous chemicals found in pesticides, fertilizers, antibiotics and food additives.

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Way to Display Precious Collections

Way to Display Precious Collections

Use an antique letterpress tray to store precious rock collections.

Submitted by a mom to a 6yo boy

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