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Rainy Day Adventures

The weather may be on the damp side, but there’s no reason that needs to stop you from connecting with nature. Try these rainy day activities. Go puddle jumping. It helps if you have small children so you can excuse what you’re doing (and a body that won’t object) but splashing in puddles can be […]

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How to Connect With Nature When You Can’t Leave the House

With 30 Days Wild around the corner, if you’re still unsure about whether you want to take part, remember you don’t always have to leave the house. If your health (or the weather) leaves you housebound, you can still find ways to connect with nature. Try one of these. Birdwatch from a window. Even if […]

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Bright and Beautiful

Yellow flowers are abundant right now, bringing bright flashes of colour to the canal banks. How many yellow flowers can you find in your local area?

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30 Ideas for 30 Days Wild

This June, the Wildlife Trusts are inviting people to spend #30dayswild by getting outdoors and engaging with nature every day. I first took part in #30DaysWild last year and found it really helped me relax, provided lots of inspiration, and created many magical moments, with friends and alone. From spotting a double rainbow to eating […]

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Natural Appreciation

It’s easy to get enthused about wildlife and flowers: from cute lamb pics to close ups of beautiful blooms, the loveliness is obvious. However, it’s also easy to take nature for granted. Here are a few things that deserve more appreciation. Soil Broadly speaking, without soil, there is no food. It can crumble and erode […]

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3 Ways to Enjoy Nature This Weekend

With the weekend stretching ahead, now’s a great time to get outdoors. Sure, there are chores that undoubtedly need to be done but taking some time to connect with nature will help your weekend feel longer, and you feel more rested. Research shows that noting three good things in nature every day for as little […]

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Save Money With Nature

Many people are struggling financially. Food bank use is rising, and there are no easy answers. However, nature can provide at least a little solace when money is tight.  Here are a few ways to make the most of what’s freely available to add a few more home comforts to life. Forage At this time […]

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