Tag: Birds

5 Ways to Teach Kids to be Environmentally Friendly

Have you ever thought about what you can do to be more green? A great way to start is by teaching your kids about foods and gardens to help them build a deeper appreciation for the environment. 1) Teach your kids about seeds and where they come from. A good starting place is putting a bean …

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Sometimes A Bird Table Isn’t Enough

Most gardens have a bird table and you would be forgiven for thinking that is all you need to attract birds into your garden. However, there is much more to it than simply putting food out on a bird table. There are three essential things you need to provide in order to encourage the many …

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Attracting Mourning Doves to Bird Feeders

Attracting Mourning Doves, sometimes called just Doves or Rock Pigeons, etc…, is an easy activity. Doves are year round residents throughout most of the US and summer in southern Canada as well. It is a popular bird found at most feeding stations, typically in small flocks. Getting doves to feed at a station is simple …

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Bird Feeder Crafts for Kids

If you want to get your kids interested in bird watching, then what better way than to have them make their own bird feeders. Apart from keeping the children occupied making the bird feeders, they will then want to see the birds eating from them. Here are a few bird feeders crafts for kids which …

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