To TV or Not to TV?

Early this year we spent a week glamping on a rural homestay with only the great outdoors for entertainment. Like all holidays having that week away from it all was very rejuvenating and when every day things aren’t present you find life can carry on. It was very inspiring watching the children explore their surroundings …

Parent Perspective: How to be a Nature Play Advocate

Growing up in the 80’s in a small country town in the UK, I have many childhood memories of running down by the river, mucking around by the salt marshes, riding my bike around the block until the street lights came on, “knocking” for friends to come and play a few streets away, visiting local …

July 2019 School Holiday Challenge Observations

At the beginning of the July 2019 school holiday’s I joined a holiday challenge (because I’m quite partial to a challenge) set up by the lovely Celia Hogan which was to be outdoor for 25 hours over the two week period. I’ve a few reflections and observations I’ll share with you. When I first started …