Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day with a garden bug hunt #EmbraceDirt

Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day with a garden bug hunt

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… Continue reading »

Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day with a five mile walk #EmbraceDirt

Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day with a five mile walk

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… Continue reading »

Celebrating Outdoor Classroom Day #EmbraceDirt

Having fun with the Outdoor Classroom Day

We do love to get outside as much as we can, and it’s certainly when my son is at his happiest.  Whether it be on a walk through our estate to the local nature reserve, a trip to the woods or somewhere further afield, there are always adventures to be… Continue reading »