Tag Archives: Gardening

May 1st is International Guerrilla Gardening Day

Did you know that May 1st is International Guerilla Gardening Day? Wikipedia defines Guerilla Gardening as ” gardening on land that the gardeners do not have legal right to use, often an abandoned site or area not cared for by … Continue reading

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Springtime Inspiration

I just spent the day at ‘Gardening Saturday’ and now I’m itching to start digging in the mud.  The weather is fabulous so hopefully you’ll be spending some time outdoors.  If you can’t get out then spend some time checking … Continue reading

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Top Ten Reasons to Garden with Children 3

1. Nutrition 2. Gardner in the Garden 3. Loving the Natural Environment 4. Increased Sensory Experiences 5. Food Security 6. Wonder and Discovery 7. Establish Nature Routines 8. Emergent Learning 9. Community 10. Hard Work Builds Character 3. Loving the … Continue reading

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The Top Ten Reasons to Garden with your Children-1

I started this as a single post about why you should garden with children but it’s turning out to be too long so I’ve turned it into a series. I personally think that gardening with children is a life-changing event. … Continue reading

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Meet the Nature Summit Organizing Committee – Part 4

Meet Cheryl Tremblay.   Cheryl has been a family childcare provider since 1997 but in 2007 she began to focus on a nature based curriculum.  She spends as much time as possible outdoors with the children – hiking, gardening and … Continue reading

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