Would be great for kids as they'd play with the wood block in other ways too.

Dream a Little Bigger

Giant Lawn Dominoes - Dream a Little Bigger


Natural playground--Squirrel's nest!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Dawn Isaac

Living the Craft Life: 10 ways to decorate (hide) a tree stump in your yard

10 ways to decorate (hide) a tree stump in your yard


Happy inhabitant of our plastic storage box mini pond #kids #gardening #wildlife

Dawn Isaac on Instagram: “Happy inhabitant of our plastic storage box mini pond #kids #gardening #wildlife”


Sitting by the kids' pond waiting for camera-shy frog to surface. This could take some time...

Dawn Isaac on Instagram: “Happy inhabitant of our plastic storage box mini pond #kids #gardening #wildlife”


Sunday evening marshmallow toasting and story telling. Love our fire pit. #screenfree #kidsgarden #firepit

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Escaping from my house to put up another house - not sure birds require two tier balconies but hey they look good #birds #birdhouse #garden #wildlife #wildlifegardening #wildlifegarden

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Hedgerow bouquets #instaflowers #halfterm #kidsactivities #wildtime

Dawn Isaac on Instagram: “Hedgerow bouquets #instaflowers #halfterm #kidsactivities #wildtime”


Natural materials for climbing and balancing

Austin Green School: Outdoor Inspirations


Natural playground idea: oversized nests. Even better if kids can help make them. The sleeping "dragon" is pretty fun, too.

Ecological & Natural Playgrounds


Repurpose an old chandelier as a bird feeder


41 Cheap And Easy Backyard DIYs You Must Do This Summer


Painted and planted wheelbarrow in the garden

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A wheelbarrow sure is nice to make it easy to move around, or take inside when its cold. We might have to buy a new wheelbarrow and use the old one, which might already have a few holes in the bottom it's so old!

Better Homes & Gardens

Plant Up a Wheelbarrow Fairy Garden


Here's a slightly different view of the "Emerald Mossy House" by Sally J. Smith

Sally Smith : Fine Art Marketplace


Lovely area for small world play outdoors from 'Erin' - image shared by Five Star Family Day Care Maitland (",)

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Weaved tepee - from Meredith Winn (",)

Meredith Winn

on common ground


outdoor block center! i really really want to make a set of real wood blocks for daycare, or for home. need to find a fallen branch and someone that won't cut off a finger using a saw (i know i would)

The Enchanted Tree: Natural Play Space.


Wonder who I could get to build this? Sensory Garden Musical Instruments

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this is so cool Enchanting garden entrance ~ Garden in the Woods...

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Herb garden village - love this idea - if it can be kept small and neat enough (and that's a big if)

Nancy's Garden for Fairies and Gnomes


Melody Pole - every playground should have one of these, and I'm sure a musical parent would help with it.

Melody Pole | Timotay Playground Design and Equipment


OUtdoor loom

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Homemade butterfly feeder Another must for the fairy garden

Homemade butterfly feeder | eHow UK


used an old rain gutter, with end caps on each side, and a small pump, to create a flowing waterway for plastic boats. kids loved it

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DIY Idea for cut logs...drill out with hole saw, plant moss, ferns or even hostas. Place in shady garden nook. ****** for the side of house and some up front

Martha Stewart

From Martha's Home to Yours: Moss Gardens