Summer Kids Milk Carton Garden

I have teamed up with a few other bloggers to bring you some summer activities! Make sure you scroll to the bottom to check out everyone else’s!

For our fun summer activity, we made a garden out of a milk carton! It was really easy for Caleb to do and required very little assistance from me.

The first thing I did for him was cut the top of the milk carton off. He then took it outside and filled it about 3/4 of the way with soil.

Once he had it filled up, it was really easy to simply sprinkle a few seed on top. and push them down a bit.

After Caleb had completed planting the seeds, we took the entire milk carton inside and watered it. Once watered, we covered the milk carton with plastic wrap and placed it in the window.

I’ll be sure to update in a blog next week to let everyone know how it grows! Do you think it will grow for us?

Be sure to check out other summer crafts!

Bria

Danielle

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Most importantly, I am a mother of 5. I don't have your typical happily ever after family. I am divorced (one of those nasty messy ones), I have way too many bills (don't we all) and I really don't have any interesting hobbies (wasn't always that way, I grew up riding horses) I am in a relationship with the love of my life and my happily ever after. He is the most amazing and loving person I have ever met. Payton deals with my crazy life and family and embraces is with so much love and support. He is the BEST dad and father figure I know). He is an Engineer for our local fire department and that is HARD. I honestly am so proud of him and so proud of what he does BUT I HATE his job, I hate nights away and I hate the time it takes from our family. People don't realize how difficult it is. At the end of the day, I am so thankful for him and our life together, I can't wait to spend forever with him. My kids....they are terrorists. Seriously. I grew up as an only girl out of 4 total kids. I always wanted 4 kids - 2 girls and 2 boys. Well, the big man upstairs had other plans! I am bless with one daughter and four sons. My daughter is the oldest. Makenzee Adele is 11, going on 18. She is smart and hardworking and LOVES school. Caleb is next. He is 9 and so loving. He works really hard in school and loves baseball. Next is Connor. He is 7 and very advanced in school. He hates doing any school work and has the silliest personality and can light up a room. Connor plans to play professional football for the Arizona Cardinals when he grows up. Moving forward is Keegan. I had the worst pregnancy with him. I had Hyperemisis Gravidum and was on home IV and Zofran for the majority of the pregnancy. He was born healthy and is 4 and a wonderful boy who causes more trouble than necessary (he was recently diagnosed with Autism and ADHD). Lastly is Rhett. He is the baby and loves getting treated like he is. He was born April 5 (I am seriously not changing the months constantly) and LOVES cuddles possibly more than his dad. So that is a bit about me and my family! Subscribe to my blog to read more about my WILD ride!!

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