garden

How To Build A Shed For The Whole Family

When it comes to building a storage shed that doubles as a cozy place to hang out with the whole family, there are some things you need to consider before you get the hammer and nails out. A standard size for a normal storage shed is 8x8x8 because plywood sheets for the sub-floor and exterior […]

Benefits of Outdoor Living

The therapeutic value of gardening is becoming more and more recognised, according to the Royal Horticultural Society, which promoted the positive impact of horticulture and green spaces at the 2018 Chelsea Flower Show, with two Chelsea gardens pledged to NHS patients. Getting the family outside seems easier in the summer, but the autumn is when all […]

5 simple ways to make your garden child-friendly

You have taken every precaution to make sure your child is safe in your garden, including securing entrances and blocking potential escape routes. Here are five tips from twinsclub on how to make your garden child-friendly.   Choose Grass or Wood Decide what the main surface of your garden will be. Lawns can vary from […]

Crafty Garden Ideas

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We may have missed out on Organic September, but that should not stop you!  Here are some ideas to share with your children,  grow your own herbs and fruit – maybe a great activity to do as a family for these autumn weekends….  click on the following activities for more information. Build a bottle bird feeder: […]

6 Outdoor Projects for You and the Kids

Are you desperate to get the kids off their screens and out into the garden? Roll up your sleeves for these six super outdoor projects this summer… 1. Glow in the dark jam jar lights Kids and adults love these jars: they’ll look great left in the garden, but double up as handy night lights […]

How to Create the Perfect ‘Family Garden’

Before you had children, what did you envisage your garden would look like? An Eden of rose trellises, gentle birdsong and manicured lawns? Well, you’d be wise to put those ideas to one side for now, knowing full well that youngsters don’t always have a ton of respect for boundaries (flowers and fences included). However, […]