Category Archives for "Gardening"

June 29, 2011

How to Make a Birdhouse with Twigs

It’s not unusual for children to become enamored with wild animals. They want to touch or hold them when they see them, but as parents we know that’s not a good idea. However, you can encourage their love of birds by teaching them how to make a birdhouse with twigs. Let them hang it near […]

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June 28, 2011

Making Your Backyard Wildlife Friendly

Having a yard that is friendly to wildlife does involve certain techniques and approaches to lawn care, some of them unconventional. The perfectly-groomed, square-cornered lawn with the carpet-like grass that never gets above 2 inches tall is not, unfortunately, the ideal environment for wildlife. So you may need to re-think things a bit to make […]

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