Llanelli Wetland Centre (WWT)

The Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust (WWT) is a wonderful charity which helps to save wetlands around the world. WWT has 9 sites found over the UK where you are able to find out about the work that they ...

Llyn Llech Owain

This is a beautiful lake and woodland located near Cross hands in Carmarthenshire. This is a place that we visit quite regularly as it is incredibly beautiful and you can make up the most imaginative ...

Pumpkin Carving (The History)

I really can’t see the enjoyment of celebrating Halloween but I am curious about why we carve Pumpkins. After doing some online research it seems that the reason we carve spooky faces into pumpkins ...

Autumnal Crafts

October is the perfect month to go picking leaves, conkers, acorns and pinecones. These all make brilliant materials for creating crafts and collecting them is a very fun and educational activity for ...

Safety When Exploring Nature With Young Children

Exploring nature is one of the most important activities you should do with your children. It can improve self-confidence, reduce stress and depression, helps with personal growth, increases physical ...

A Simple Guide to Feeding Your Garden Birds

Feeding garden birds is a relatively cheap activity to do with your children but can give huge educational benefits. Not only will they enjoy the activity of preparing the feed, they will learn to hel...

Collecting and Sizing Sticks

An activity that most children enjoy when out in nature is collecting sticks. Sticks can be great for imaginary play, for example being knights or pirates. But they can also be a great tool for teachi...

The Adventures of Stick Man

The Adventures of Stick Man (Encouraging children to explore nature in the search for Stick Man and his family tree) Most families by now are very familiar with the story of Stick Man, the wonderful b...

Love Heart Bird Feeder

As it is valentines day this coming Sunday I decided to create a bird feeder to share the love with the birds that visit our garden. These Love Heart Bird Feeders are very simple to make and are also...

How To Make A Weather Wheel

These past few months we have seen some really wild weather all over the U.K. My partner and I have realised that in Wales we seem to have two seasons, Winter and Summer. It was snowing two weeks ago ...