Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day with a garden bug hunt

Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day with a garden bug hunt #EmbraceDirt

Regular readers of the blog will know that my Dad is an amateur entomologist.  My brother and I spent a lot of our childhood outdoors, looking for mini beasts with our Dad.  For us it was just normal to walk for miles, with butterfly nets in hand, searching for anything that moved.  I think we…Continue reading Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day with a garden bug hunt #EmbraceDirt

Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day with a five mile walk

Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day with a five mile walk #EmbraceDirt

We often spend time outdoors going for a walk in the countryside.  It’s often a walk in the woods or within the estate of a National Trust property.  My son is learning on every adventure we have. I probably don’t actually acknowledge just how much he’s taking in, if I’m honest. As you will already…Continue reading Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day with a five mile walk #EmbraceDirt