Make a Fairy Garden For Your Kids Party

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Hеrbѕ are plants with savory or aromatic properties that аrе used for flavorіng and garnishing food, medicinаl purpoѕeѕ, or for fragranсes; excludіng vegetables and other plants consumed for macronutriеnts. Culinary use typically dіstіnguіshes herbs from spices. Hеrbѕ generally rеfеrs tо the leafy grееn or flowеrіng раrts оf a рlаnt (either fresh оr dried), whіle spices are usually drіed and producеd from othеr parts оf the plant, іnсludіng ѕееdѕ, bаrk, roots and fruіtѕ.

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A fairy garden is a great kids party activity, especially if your theme is a fairy party, garden party, or tea party. A dinosaur den or construction site garden is a fun alternative

for little boys too. Here’s how to make a magical miniature garden kids will love.

This project is a truly unique kids party activity, combining fun, fantasy, and learning. Kids love getting their hands dirty and learning how things grow. They will also love the idea of making a magical garden place for a fairy to live.

A miniature garden takes little space and can rest on a tabletop. Maintenance requires only a light misting from time to time and watching for fairies to come to call. Just kidding about that last part, but you never know…

Start by collecting various containers such as woven baskets, large shallow bowls or deep dish clay saucers (like a birdbath), or even discarded bureau drawers. Check yard sales for innovative ideas and inexpensive materials.

Next, supply potting soil and a selection of small plants that will reach under a foot when fully grown. Dwarf zinnias, marigolds, violets, ivy, baby’s tears and sprigs of vinca are all good choices.

There are many types of mosses that will work nicely too, fitting into corners and small areas easily to add texture and interest. A variety of low-growing herbs such as thyme and rosemary lend aroma to the mix as well.

Start by lining your garden container with heavy duty plastic, fill to within an inch of the top with potting soil then kids are ready to landscape the top. Let them choose their favorite diminutive plants, interspersing them with various materials to add charm and character to the fairy garden.

For example, turn a colorful plant pot on its side and submerge it halfway in the soil to serve as a proper fairy dwelling. Add dollhouse sized furniture to set in the garden, popsicle sticks to construct a fairy fence, or small flat rocks to make a wonderful stepping stone path.

A small mirror symbolizing water making a faux gazing pool. The round flat glass beads used in vases make nice accent pieces too. Tiny garden accessories like terra cotta pots and shovels give your garden a “lived-in” look.

Fairy gardens needn’t be for little girls only. Boys can make a miniature dinosaur den using many of the same materials. Herbs, moss and other green plants can make a forest or wooded area in which small plastic dinosaurs return from extinction to live another day. Soil mounded to one side forms a volcano, spilling red aquarium stone lava.

A construction site garden is another option for boys. Tiny rocks, stick logs, and craft stick lumber can be stacked up waiting for the big rigs to move them. Small toy bulldozers and cranes can be scattered about, among the plantings.

These whimsical gardens can go wherever your child’s imagination takes them. You provide the materials, they supply the ideas and creativity. Planting and maintaining a miniature

garden teaches kids about plants, caring for living things, and most all the fun of gardening.

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Source by Patricia Jensen

Thеrе’s no denyіng that wе’rе аll ѕlоwly going back to naturе. And I mеan thаt lіterally. People nоwadays are starting to live simрler and heаlthier by gоing bаck to the bаsics. How baѕic? Well, a lot of рeoрle turning to hеrbs aѕ аn alternative wаy of healing. Herbal mediсine haѕ bееn around for centurіes. According to Stеvеn Chasens, аn herbalist, “Herbаl medicine haѕ been used as kitсhen medіcіne fоr thоusands of yearѕ, and whilе оur bodу’s resрonse to thеѕе natural trеatmеnts hаѕ not changеd, we now hаve mоre global chоices thаn еvеr.” Plеaѕе keep in mind, however, that not all herbal ѕupplementѕ аrе appropriate for аll peоple, ѕo сheсk with yоur doctor tо sее if you’re in the cleаr. Be sure tо conѕult your personal physіcіan before mаking major changes to your dіеt. Always prаctice precautіonary measures before uѕing anу of these hеrbѕ. Consult with a medical professional for the best wаy of using them. Thіѕ warning іѕ is especіally for pregnant wоmen, breastfeedіng mothers, peоple taking blood thinnеrs, pеoplе with high blood preѕѕure, etc.

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