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The best flowers to press with a flower press
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The best flowers to press with a flower press

Pressing flowers with a traditional flower press is more than a fun craft to pass the time. It can form a beautiful family tradition or preserve special memories or moments in time such as birthday, wedding or anniversary flowers, or flowers from grandma’s garden.  Although you can press almost any flower or foliage, some varieties

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How to crystallise edible flowers
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How to crystallise edible flowers

Turn your culinary creations into works of art by garnishing cakes, biscuits and other desserts with crystallised edible flowers. Although they look incredibly delicate, crystallised edible flowers are very easy to make and require only a few ingredients and utensils. How to crystallise edible flowers Ingredients 1 large egg white ¼ teaspoon cold water Edible

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7 affordable and sustainable Valentine’s Day gifts
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7 affordable and sustainable Valentine’s Day gifts

Valentine’s Day gifts don’t have to impact both your wallet and the planet. This year, skip the heart-shaped balloons and chocolates and instead give your loved ones these 7 affordable and sustainable Valentine’s Day gifts that are guaranteed to bring them lasting joy. Affordable and sustainable Valentine’s Day gifts Book: a gift to read There

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Grow a bouquet for the bees this Valentine’s Day
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Grow a bouquet for the bees this Valentine’s Day

Bees as keystone pollinators provide an essential service for maintaining and preserving the ecological balance in our world. They are necessary for our survival, cross-pollinating around 75 per cent of the world’s flowering plants, including three-quarters of food-producing plants. But did you know species are steeply declining? Researchers recently analysed bee records collected by the

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Stunning flower fields and festivals to visit in Australia
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Stunning flower fields and festivals to visit in Australia

Any garden enthusiast would often dream of growing fields of their favourite flowers, but with backyards shrinking and time being taken up with other commitments, a garden overflowing with beautiful flowers can feel more like a pipe dream. Luckily, you can visit a few flower fields and festivals to get your flower fix throughout the

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5 podcasts to elevate your gardening knowledge
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5 podcasts to elevate your gardening knowledge 

Let’s face it, there’s no better feeling than pottering in your garden, but when life prevents you from being outside, you can always fill the void with a gardening podcast. Elevate your gardening knowledge by tuning into these five gardening podcasts this year. Why listen to gardening podcasts? Podcasts are a new form of media

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4 ways to make your Christmas more meaningful and sustainable
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4 ways to make your Christmas more meaningful and sustainable

Christmas is a special time of the year, but it’s also one of the most wasteful. Did you know the amount of waste produced at Christmas increases by 30%? From wrapping paper and unwanted toys to all the uneaten food that goes in the bin, there’s so much waste that can easily be avoided with

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Amazing last minute gifts you can order online
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Amazing last minute gifts you can order online

Have you left it to the last minute to purchase Christmas gifts? With all the end of year festivities, it can sometimes be hard to complete your shopping. If you’ve run out of time, there’s no need to make a mad dash to the shops because you can purchase incredible last minute gifts online and

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Learn how to wrap presents using fabric Furoshiki cloths
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How to wrap presents using fabric 

Reduce your environmental impact this year by learning how to wrap presents using fabric Furoshiki cloths. There’s something magical about having beautifully wrapped gifts under your tree waiting to be unwrapped on Christmas morning. And, although it’s the carefully considered gift inside that matters most, seeing a loved one unwrap their gift is part of

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Christmas Gift Guide 2021: gift ideas for everyone on your list
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Christmas Gift Guide 2021: gift ideas for everyone on your list

Have you made a list and checked it twice? Cross it all off and beat the Christmas rush with our ultimate 2021 Christmas Gift guide.  Shop our range of Australian made sustainable gift ideas for teachers, kids, gardeners and secret Santa starting from $9.95! Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide 2021 Gifts for Kids Bug Wonderland Gift

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