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Mental health & Wellbeing

The Health Benefits of Nature and Ways to Enjoy Nature.

This Summer lets go wild, get outside and enjoy the health benefits of nature. Nature can really help improve our physical and mental health and the more we embrace it, the more we will benefit. With mental health problems on the rise in today’s society and more and more children suffering from stress and anxiety […]

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Mental health & Wellbeing Parenting Advice

Health & Fitness Resolutions – Why They Don’t Work

Why Do We Do It Why! Why do we do it to ourselves with these new year health and fitness resolutions? With the beginning of every new year, we all make these health and fitness goals that just are not sustainable. It is like we are stuck in a broken record making the same mistakes […]

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Photography and well-being walk with Claire Victoria

When Claire from Clarie Victoria Photography asked me along to her photography and well-being walk I just couldn’t say no. Photography, mindfulness and nature are some of my favourite things and to have them all in one event sounded perfect. I was Anxious The event was held in the beautiful Old Church Farm in Rudgeway […]

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Kid's Crafts and Activities

Rainy Day Fun! Ways Kids Can Enjoy the Rain

We all moan when we see that the rain has been forecasted for the day, especially when we have little ones to keep amused and stop from going stir crazy indoors but their are ways kids can enjoy the rain. Get out and enjoy the rain However there is so much fun to be had […]

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Kid's Crafts and Activities

The Simplicity of Chalk Pens

When I was childminding I was always on the lookout for new activities for the children to do. My pens, paper and glue were a permanent fixture on my table and every day after school the children headed straight to the table, asking me what they would be making today. I would try to introduce […]

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The fun in open spaces-Free Activities for kids

Going to open space can be one of the best free activities for kids you can do this summer. Nowadays there are so many different activity places available to take children to. You have soft plays, parks, farms (most are more play centres now than animals) and theme parks.  Do we really need to take […]

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Kid's Crafts and Activities

The Benefits of Pond Dipping with Children

Our Experience Pond Dipping There are so many benefits of pond dipping for children. I think it is so important for kids to be kids, to explore, get messy, discover nature and what is around them. I am always on the lookout for new exciting ways to get the children into nature and the great […]