Day 24: Accidental minibeast hunting

On the eve on the 23rd we turned our house upside down in an attempt to clear our bedroom and staircase ready for the floorboards to be sanded and varnished.  Day 24 sanding commenced with A sealed in the bedroom … Continue reading

Day 23: Wild teacher

Day 23 I stepped into my role of wild teacher to more than two as thirty little ones arrived at our local nature reserve.  In the morning they adopted the role of nature detectives, discovering the wildlife living at the … Continue reading

Day 21: Summer solstice

I’m sorry this is so late.  It has been a tiring week, the heat has had us up in the night a lot and I couldn’t write what I wanted to say, here goes… On the evening of Day 21 … Continue reading

Day 13: Wild hobby horses

Day 13 we took a wild walk through one of our local woodlands with E and M’s Grandpa and Nonna.  A lot of the usual woodland fun was had but I also went equipped for some hobby horse making… a … Continue reading

Day 12: Wild numbers

On the eve of the 11th day I travelled to London with my little sis to see Hanson in concert, those that know me know this is a HUGE deal! We missed the last tube and had quite an adventure … Continue reading

Day 11: Wild photography

E and M received an early birthday present, they are now proud owners of their very own cameras, V-tech Kidizoom Action Cams.  They have been snapping away non-stop, on Day 11 they took photos in the garden, these are some … Continue reading

Day 8: Experimenting with nature

A wet and windy day spent at the zoo, E and M insisted in taking their dolls buggies.  The buggies however helped make our day wild, they were used for a number of experiments (all initiated and carried out by … Continue reading

Day 7: A home for fairies

Today we headed to our local woods to build a home for some fairies, complete with ladder. We as always made some minibeast friends along the way including a spider, butterfly, beetle, fly, dragonfly and a number of bumble bees. … Continue reading

Day 5: A bit of a wild day…

Wild weather, wild children and a tired mummy.  We went to the Natural History Museum in Tring today where we did some exploring, drawing and tree climbing in their wildlife garden. I might have spent a bit in the shop … Continue reading