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Ian Potter Children's Garden

Blessed with beautiful weather on Australia day, we headed for the Ian Potter Children’s garden at the Botanical Gardens.  The children’s garden opens it’s gates at 10am so we ducked into Jardin Tan for a vietnamese inspired breakfast.   195 more words


Planting Seeds with Children

Planting seeds is easy and an economical way to grow plants. Seeds generally cost a few dollars but a package can contain many seeds allowing you to grow more plants than you will need. 661 more words

Kristin Crouch

Out of the mouths of babes

In the last week or so the boys’ language skills have doubled, if not quadrupled.  They are now putting together a few basic sentences can say an ever growing list of single words and are more than capable of making themselves understood by pointing, grunting, stamping their feet and throwing away items offered. 528 more words

Pushing Past The Obvious

When we seek to learn from those we do not yet understand, something shifts, we move from “us vs. them” to one body.

We’ve been in Manila for a week. 1,467 more words


Royal Botanical Gardens, Melbourne

Royal Botanical Gardens in Melbourne are internationally renowned and have a history of more than 165 years. Spread over 94 acres, they have breathtaking landscapes and have a collection of more than 10,000 species of plants – both native and exotic. 240 more words

Travel Journal

Here is a New Idea for the Community of Delta

I have an idea. When I told my husband this he rolled his eyes. I think he is getting used to this. It’s not that my ideas are bad. 392 more words

Kristin Crouch

Discover Naples Botanical Garden - It Gets Better All the Time By Maureen C. Bruschi

Naples, Florida has all the glitz and glamour with its 5th Avenue South shops and restaurants, water sports adventures, and excursions through the Everglades. Don’t get me wrong. 1,252 more words

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