Butterfly days getting creative…

As promised some more of our butterfly themed activities. Caterpillar counting; using different numbers of fingerprints to make the body and our ants on a log game to help us.  Download sheet from funhandprintartblog.com   Butterfly leaf art; made during a … Continue reading

Day 22: Minibeast hunting

Day 22 we headed to another of our favourite outdoor playgroups for a minibeast themed day.   We heard the story of the hungry caterpillar, hunted for the matching wings for our butterfly, went hunting for real minibeasts, had a caterpillar … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 18 and 19: Following a worm and some sunny fun

This weekend was an eventful one! Day 18 was a garden day, lots of planting and tidying.  While clearing some old cardboard (used as a den in the garden Day 10) E and M found a HUGE worm (approx. 20cm long!) which … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 2: Nature detective bootcamp

And what a bootcamp it was… AMAZING!  A great day out at our local Trust reserve for my two little explorers (I might have been a little excited too!), thanks guys!  We were a tad late getting started as puddle … Continue reading