30 Days Wild Day 15: Collecting rainbows and waking clouds

On Day 15 we took a trip to a local reserve in search of a rainbow of colours… I made E and M butterflies out of card and put 5 small strips of double-sided tape on them.  On arrival we … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 14: Natural history

Yesterday we went to the natural history museum as E and M had requested we visit the elephants, polar bear, butterflies… and the not so wild lift (one of the many highlights). We saw a black swan behind glass which … Continue reading

30 Days Wild Day 8: Slug and snail hunting

A squelchy walk through the woods revealed a whole lot of slugs and snails! M is an expert at spotting even the tiniest perfectly camouflaged ones 🙂 E and I are always excited to see her finds…

30 Days Wild Day 3: Treasure hunting

Day 3 we went on a nature’s treasure hunt at our local woods (yes back again!).  So we set off, egg boxes in hands (yes you heard me right!) from yesterday’s bootcamp, in search of 6 treasures to place in … 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

Day 1: Puddle jumping

The first day of our 30 days wild was wet, thank goodness for puddles I thought! We headed to the woods where we have some favourite spots for puddle jumping, absolutely huge ones that E and M love to run … Continue reading

Random acts of wildness

This month we have pledged to commit 30 random acts of wildness, one for each day.  We signed up with the Wildlife Trusts and we are ready, armed with our activity pack, to go wilder.  I say wilder because those … Continue reading