Eat, nature

Go Wild in the Week

Weekends are often the time that people are more inclined to connect with nature, from visiting a farm park to going for a walk after Sunday lunch. However, it’s easy to fit nature adventures into your week too. Try one of these. Go Blackberrying Blackberries are coming into season (a little earlier than usual) and […]

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Grow, nature

Rainbowblooms

I love taking pictures of flowers every colour of the rainbow each week and sharing them on Sundays from 11am, using the #Rainbowblooms tag. I’m fascinated by the way the colours change over the year. At the moment, there are lots of bright colours but darker hues are already starting to creep in…  

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Art, nature

Seaside Bliss

On the way back from Latitude on Monday, my partner suggested we stopped at Southwold to see the sea. It sounded infinitely preferable to risking getting stuck in traffic – and I rarely miss an opportunity to see the sea. Upon arrival, I was instantly charmed by the row of brightly coloured beach huts. The […]

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Grow, nature

5 Ways to Connect With Nature This Weekend

Whatever the weather, the weekend offers a great opportunity to connect with nature. Try one of these. Invite a Tree to Tea The Woodland Trust is sending out free fundraising picnic packs. Have a fun afternoon and help trees. Go On a Minibeast Hunt Discover the creatures that live alongside us. How many can you […]

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nature, Storytelling

Return to the Faraway Forest

The faerie folk of the Faraway Forest have returned to their usual size and gone back to their homes in the roots of the trees.   The baby dragon is pleased to have his friends back to faerie size – though he did enjoy getting to watch so many spectacles in the Faraway Forest. It […]

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Art, Grow, Make, nature, Storytelling

Faerie Fun at Latitude

It already seems like a lifetime ago that I joined the faerie folk of the Faraway Forest at Latitude Festival. Then again, entering fairyland is subject to different time laws so there’s every chance it really was.   We arrived on Wednesday night and set up camp with the faerie folk, enjoying their twinkling lights, […]

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