Nature Study: Autumn Leaves

Nature Study: Autumn Leaves I do love all the different colours of Autumn. One of our neighbours has a wall that is currently covered in rich red beautiful leaves and as I am writing this, I can see one of our trees is a mix of green, brown and yellow – just lovely! Some of…

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Nature Study: Harvest Moon

Nature Study: Harvest Moon Ooh I like this week. This week we get to look at the Harvest Moon which happens on 1st October.   As you may know, we try to follow along with the Exploring Nature with Children weekly nature curriculum each week, and although I am not so keen on Summer ending,…

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Nature Study: Autumn Equinox

Nature Study: Autumnal Equinox   Our nature study this week takes us to the Autumnal Equinox on the 22nd September, and looking at the signs of Autumn all around us. If you haven’t got it yet, you can buy your own copy of Exploring Nature with Children here, which is a weekly nature curriculum for…

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Design Your Life (What Nature Mums is all About)

Design Your Life – What Nature Mums Is All About   You may not have heard of the words ‘Design Your Life’ before. You may just be going about, living your life, just doing the day to day things that don’t seem to be getting you anywhere. You may be stuck in a cycle of…

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A Cosmic Education – The Five Great Lessons

A Cosmic Education – The Five Great Lessons If you are looking at a simple way to approach your home education with children age 6+ then you could consider using the Montessori Five Great Lessons as a framework. In this blog post, I am going to be telling you a bit more about them and…

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Making our home education plans

How we Plan our Home Education I am seeing so many people on Facebook deciding to home educate, either because they have been planning it for ages anyway (which is normal for this time of year) or because they have chosen to take their children out as they don’t feel that now is the right…

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Reviewing our first Tinker Crate – Making a Spin Art Machine

Reviewing our first Tinker Crate – Making a Spin Art Machine *This post contains affiliate links* We’ve been receiving the Kiwi and Atlas Crates for well over a year and we love them so much, we decided to also get the Tinker Crate which arrived for the first time earlier this month. After all the…

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When was the last time you cleaned your toothbrush?

When was the last time you cleaned your toothbrush? Cleaning your toothbrush might not be something you have thought of doing before, and to be honest, I hadn’t either, so you aren’t alone. But we clean the rest of the things in our bathroom, right? So, why not our toothbrushes? We brush our teeth twice…

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