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10 garden hacks using items from your kitchen
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10 garden hacks using items from your kitchen

If you love to keep your garden in tip-top shape but don’t want to use chemicals, try these 10 garden hacks using items from your kitchen. From banana peels and Epsom salt to aluminium foil and dish soap, these simple tips will help to enrich your soil, deter pests, and keep plants healthy. 10 garden

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Easter Holiday Guide: 50 fun activities to keep you or your kids busy
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Easter Holiday Guide: 50 fun activities to keep you or your kids busy

Don’t wait for your kids to tell you they’re bored these Easter holidays. Keep them entertained with our Easter Holiday Activities Guide. We’ve compiled over 50+ activities that are suitable for all ages and abilities. From making Easter seed bombs and a bee hotel to playing Jumping Bunnies and Easter Tag, these fun activities will

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How to make a bee hotel for your garden
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How to make a bee hotel for your garden

Do you love hearing the hum of bees buzzing around your garden? Learn how to make a bee hotel to provide the bees that frequent your garden a safe place to live and raise their young. What is a bee hotel? A bee hotel is a structure you place in your garden with the idea

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How to grow sweet pea flowers from seed
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How to grow stunning sweet pea flowers from seed

Sweet as anything and utterly delightful, sweet pea flowers have long been loved by gardeners for their charm, fragrance and nostalgia. But despite their delicate look, sweet peas are quite hardy and easy to grow from seed. Here are a few handy tips for growing a bountiful supply of sweet pea flowers in your garden.

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15 fun Easter activities for kids
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15 fun Easter activities for kids

Don’t wait for your kids to tell you they’re bored these Easter holidays. Keep them entertained by setting up a range of Easter activities that are suitable for all ages and abilities. 15 Easter activities for kids Easter Tag Easter Tag is a fun version of regular tag where a player is nominated to be

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7 gifts to keep on hand for surprise guests
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7 gifts to keep on hand for surprise guests

Whether a surprise guest drops by your home or you just completely forgot a loved one’s birthday, keeping a stash of emergency gifts in your cupboard will make you look like the most organised and thoughtful person. But not all gifts are suitable to store in your cupboard for long periods. Consumables expire, fabrics absorb

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Have you heard about migratory beekeepers?
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Have you heard about migratory beekeepers?

You may have heard of hobby and commercial beekeepers who maintain hives for honey and beeswax, but have you heard of migratory beekeepers who manage hives specifically to pollinate crops? They play a critical role in our nation’s food security. Without migratory beekeepers, agriculture around the world would suffer. Australia’s largest mass migration of livestock

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What to do with old greeting cards
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What to do with old greeting cards

Greeting cards are one element of the pre-digital world that has not died out, and for a good reason. Like photos, greeting cards are the memories of our life captured in words. From celebrating a happy milestone to a heartfelt message to someone who is grieving, a card is the sender’s tangible thought that has

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A complete guide to 20 edible flowers
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A complete guide to 20 edible flowers

Not all flowers are edible, but some lend themselves to being more than just something pretty to admire. Many varieties of edible flowers can be mixed into savoury or sweet dishes for a burst of unique flavour or used as a garnish to add a pop of colour. Use our complete guide to discover a

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How to grow poppies from seed
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How to grow poppies from seed

Poppies are beautiful flowers that are easy to grow from seed. These delicate but striking orange, yellow, pink and red single-stemmed blooms are not only loved by gardeners but are a favourite among pollinators too. The poppy is an ancient flowering plant rich in history and meaning. After World War I ended, poppies became an

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