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Invite Birds to Your Garden

All trees and shrubs will provide something of value to birds nesting sites, insect food, shelter from weather and predators. There are, without doubt, birds in your garden now. If you wish to encourage more birds and more varieties of birds around your home, you can do so by providing a variety of trees and shrubs, particularly those that provide food in the form of fruit, berries, nuts or seeds. Read more...

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Tropical Foliage Plants

Foliage Plants are like adding a breath of fresh air to a room and in fact that is exactly what they do increase the amount of oxygen in a room. They are also very attractive, decorative and functional, as well as being relatively easy to care for. Read more...

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DIY Succulent Planter

Looking for a craft idea? Succulent planters are the perfect project for adults and kids! You can even bring in elements from your yard such as stones or moss to add to the planter. It’s important to pick the right succulents for the project. Consider what kind of light they will be getting, how big will they grow, maybe use cuttings from succulents you already have! The combinations are endless! Read more...

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Pumpkin Centrepiece DIY

There are many ways to use pumpkins, other than just carving! This dried flower-filled pumpkin centrepiece is a beautiful way to compliment your autumn décor. Use our pumpkin vase or a real pumpkin as a base, grab your favourite bouquet, moss, floral picks, a foam base, scissors and you’re on your way. You will need: Dried Bouquet Pumpkin Vase Floral Picks Moss Foam Base Snips/Scissors Steps: Cover the foam base in moss. Grab your snips/scissors and cut the dried bouquet to your desired length. Place the foam base inside the pumpkin vase and begin adding the decorative pieces. Spin while you add the pieces! Make sure it looks good from every angle. Add the finishing touches and you're done!  ...

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Lantern Centrepiece DIY

Lanterns are super versatile and add warmth and ambiance to your home. Why not try adding your own spin with some autumn décor! Simply adding gourds, pumpkins, leaves, twinkle lights and ribbon will bring a whole new life to your centrepiece this fall. The best part is, next season you can just switch up the décor on the inside and you’re good to go! You will need: Lantern Thick Ribbon Fall/Leaf Picks Pumpkins and gourds String Lights Steps: Loop thick ribbon to create a bow. Tie the ribbon around the fall picks. Attach to the top of the lantern. Add texture with leaf picks inside the lantern. Place gourds or any other fall decor inside the lantern. Add string lights to make it sparkle.  ...

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