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diy terracotta votives
diy terracotta votive candles Add a beautiful glow to an outdoor area with these charming DIY terracotta votives! They make beautiful gifts too! and you can decorate the pot to personalize the gift Tip from Daw I add 1 or 2 drops of essential oil of your choice to scent the wax or you can buy the scented wax from craft stores
Nature Bracelet with Masking Tape - just <3 this simple outdoor activity for children. Turn a strip of masking tape inside out and adhere to wrist. Double over for extra width. Encourage kids to go out + explore the garden, adding their treasure hunt discoveries onto their sticky bracelet. A great way to connect with nature & start conversations about their finds.
LISTERINE!! any color/flavor. Pour it in, full strength in good sturdy spray bottle. Spray around your tent site picnic table or patio lawn chairs. (I mean saturate the ground and you can spray a little on things that you don't mind getting the mist in). You will be amazed! No Mosquitoes, no no-see-ems/gnats. You will have to repeat after rain or if animals stir up the dirt a lot. This is safe for kids, dogs and it doesn't have the stickiness or chemical smell. Try it!
Adorable baby animals, and where in the world to find them
Meerkats, widely adored for their quirky standing stance, live in African deserts in Botswana, Namibia and South Africa - you can see themfrom when they are only two weeks old, the age their mothers generally let them out of their burrow