Play dough foragings

Play dough foragings

We have been on a number of collecting walks recently! Collecting acorns, conkers, fruits, nuts, hips, haws…. sticks, twigs…. We have spotted things…. Tracked things…. And when we get home, sometimes we paint or draw things And sometimes we...

Nature Mandalas

A calming way of arranging beautiful finds from nature! They can be small or large and use all sorts of things you have found out and about in nature!! Such a creative and calming way to spend a little time in nature, sorting colours, making patterns…....

Apps to help journaling

In a continuation of our #slownaturesunday I thought I would share with you some of my journal entries (and there will be more shared over on Instagram and Facebook!) And the thing I have found with two small children 2 and 4 is you often don’t get the level of sit...

Nature weaving!

Finally I have five to write down another idea!! Another activity for adults and kids alike! Nature weaving, so simple and effective!! It can just be leaves twigs and natural finds woven into a frame…. It can use bits of wool and twine from home They can be...

Mud mud glorious mud!!

It International Mud day!!!! How many things can your child do with mud??? PaintingSquelchingSqueezing“Cooking”Sculpting BathingPlanting DrawingClimbing SlidingDiggingInspectingStomping…. Can you add anything to the list?? Hop on over to the Facebook page and...