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Room 21 wonders...what's beneath our feet?

As part of an Inquiry unit, students in the Kakano team have been researching the interesting concept of ‘What’s Beneath?’. They have been focusing on various topics; What’s beneath our skin, feet, ground and the sea. 209 more words

Gardening Against the Odds awards 2014

Thank you everyone who voted, I received a special mention at the awards ceremony, and here is a piece on my story.

It was a very special day at Syon Park, and it was great to hear more about the other finalists and the work that they do in bringing individuals and communities together through gardening and creating beautiful places to be enjoyed. 49 more words

Kitchen Garden

Why I Love Gardening

Hello everyone! You can probably already tell by the title what this post is about- gardening. This might be a little surprising considering that I’m a 17 year old girl, who, by definition, should love all things girly including clothing, social media, boys and beauty routines. 294 more words

My Life

A Toddler's Planting Method

My husband and I started gardening with Mikey shortly after his 1st birthday. We started seedlings indoors for the first time back in February and we planted an entire package of squash, along with other eatables and flowers, because the larger seeds were easier for Mikey to sow. 358 more words


Health Ministry Community Garden

Thanks to Mud and LA Green Grounds, I was able to give a last-minute transplanting workshop this weekend at the new Health Ministry Community Garden. This community garden with a playground is located off 46th Street and Western Ave in South Central Los Angeles. 45 more words

Urban Life

Calling all Generation Y Gardeners

Recently I learned that another young lady in my circle of family is going to start a garden this summer!   I am really excited,  and I hope to share in her gardening adventures and have already picked out some pepper and tomato seedlings to add to her plan.   312 more words