30 Days Wild Day 26: Boosting my eco credentials

I am writing about the 26th June and it is now the 19th July! Obviously I am a little behind with my blogging about my 30 Days Wild experience.  June and July has been wild for all sorts of unexpected … Continue reading

30 Day Wild: Technology detox

  For the rest of June we will be having a technology detox (except for the camera!).  The idea being to free up more time to be wild as a family, let our brains have a rest from the over … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 23: Village walk

We opted to spend the morning bouncing on trampolines (thanks Dad!) over going out for our main activity of day 23.  Post nap we made up for our lack of fresh air and nature by walking as a family to … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 22: Snail walk

Day 22 we went on a damp walk around our village, armed with an empty ice-cream tub, in search of snails.  We found 8 empty ones (saved for a future project) and 8 living. We then returned home to feed … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 21: Went on a bear hunt

We went on a bear hunt. We tried to catch a big one, it was a beautiful day, we weren’t scared… Uh-oh! Mud, thick sticky mud. We couldn’t go over it, we couldn’t go under it, oh no! We had … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 17: “Find something, everyone, throw something in!”

Inspired by ‘Room on the Broom’’ we made magic potions in the garden.  We used a collection of smelly and colourful plants and some water and “mixed them well” while reciting some favourite sections from the book. One potion then … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 16: Learning about creatures from other countries

Day 16 we headed to the zoo to visit some creatures from other countries.  As you can imagine we saw all of the usual suspects including the lions up very close, E was not so sure, quite rightly so! We … Continue reading