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Llandscape architect and garden designer David Cristiani has taken drought tolerant native and adapted plants and set them against a dramatic colored wall at his residence in Albuquerque, New Mexico

Llandscape architect and garden designer David Cristiani has taken drought tolerant native and adapted plants and set them against a dramatic colored wall at his residence in Albuquerque, New Mexico - Skip the purple!

The left side of the driveway got a similar treatment to the main yard ... a sculptured gravel/rock mound, a variety or cacti, and a half-buried clay pot with colorful lantana flowing from it's mouth.

My Side yard: The left side of the driveway got a similar treatment to the main yard . a sculptured gravel/rock mound, a variety or cacti, and a half-buried clay pot with colorful lantana flowing from it's mouth.

Easy ocean sensory bottle - a mini aquarium! A great activity for an ocean unit!

Julie says: " to develop and self regulate emotions using sensory stimulation". Ocean Aquarium Sensory Bottle: Kids can learn and explore sea animals with their own mini aquarium sensory bottle.

Materials 1 cup sand 1/2 tbsp cornstarch 1 tsp dish soap water (as needed) Optional* Food coloring  Directions Step 1: In a bowl, mix fine sand and cornstarch together. Step 2: Add dish soap and water, and combine thoroughly until well mixed. Step 3: Add food coloring if you’d like! Step 4: Let dry for 1-2 hours. Step 5: Start playing!

Materials 1 cup sand tbsp cornstarch 1 tsp dish soap water (as needed) Optional* Food coloring Directions Step In a bowl, mix fine sand and cornstarch together. Step Add dish soap and water, and combine thoroughly until well mixed. Step Add f

Dry river bed sand pit. A natural sand box for children

A Dry river bed instead of a traditional sand pit. Large and smaller river rock lining a sand river with tree stumps, ferns and toys. This is a home daycare that has a lot of natural play elements in their backyard play environment.