Long Island Nature Preserves and Gardens

It is a beautiful day outside and you want to head outdoors. Being a resident on Long Island we are lucky to be surrounded by such natural beauty. Not only do you get to walk through picturesque scenery but you can capture some amazing photos with your family.

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Long Island inhabits beautiful wild flowers, trees, animals and so much more at our local Arboretums, Parks, Nature Preserves and Botanical Gardens. Check out the list of some places to visit with your family, below.

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Strawberry Picking and Festivals on Long Island

Long Island has some great places to go and pick your own Strawberries.

You can pick your own strawberries as early as the end of May into June. This is one delicious and sweet activity that families enjoy doing  together and is one of our favorites, too.

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Tip:  Pick your own is subject to availability and weather conditions.

Please call the farm ahead of time before visiting.

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Wild Flower Collage

 One of Mia’s favorite things to do is go on nature walks and pick wild flowers.

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We had contact paper and some beautiful flowers so I figured we could make a pretty collage for her to give to some of her favorite people.

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Reuse Soda Bottle for a Planter

Today is the first day of April and Momee Friends of Long Island is GOING GREEN all month long. Here is a cute way to reuse your 2 liter soda bottle to make a planter.

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March Into Spring on News 12 Long Island

 

 News 12 Long Island has a new fun series this month: March into Spring.

Fellow Momee Crafter, Elizabeth Hashagen and I show you in three different segments fun kids crafts with a spring theme.

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