For as long as I’ve been a mother I’ve been encouraging these two to bond with nature. When they were tiny babies I would lay them on . . .
As a child I loved everything to do with nature. I would pick wild flowers to press, make little poseys for my bedroom from our garden . . .
Summer seems to be drawing to a close. We've been pottering about my mother's cottage garden breathing in the last of this beautiful . . .
The summer holidays were pretty wet. Wet and dreary which can be a tricky combination when you have two kids at home. I spent a couple . . .
Summer holidays are a go go – we are two weeks in as I took Raff out of preschool a week early to visit family in Bristol. I’ve reduced . . .
It was Summer Solstice last weekend, the longest day is now behind us. Summer is here and the warm weather is settling in to stay . . .
A snapshot of the last couple of weeks, as I haven’t posted one of these for a while. We’re in full swing of Raff’s summer break . . .
A snapshot of our day… Foraging for miniature wild strawberries and cherries off the tree on our river walk this morning… Free range . . .
There is much excitement in our house as our small collection of Christmas books have come down from the top of our old . . .
October, the month the leaves dropped from the tree at the end of our garden scattering a burnt orange confetti all over the floor. We . . .