Flutterbies

This year the garden has been rather full of bees, bumbles, hoverflies, wasps, moths and butterflies fluttering by. You can join in with...

Summer Sun

It's the end of another week. It's the end of another term. It's the end of another year. That all came round a bit quick this time. We...

Busy doing nothing

I've mainly been busy doing nothing. I did spend time at school tidying, sorting and shredding old papers. It's not the same without the...

Friday flowers

It's been a changeable week. Small scale ups and downs of productivity and inaction. As a family we are slowly adjusting to the altered...

Starting a Forest Garden

As there is no Forest School sessions going on currently, there is time to spend starting a Forest garden. It has been inspired by family...

School day

I spent a day in school today. All very peaceful and clam. Quite unlike a usual Thursday. We started with an hour of laptop work, spaced...

Week 1

So school is out... maybe for summer, but let’s hope not. That’s not something I’d expect a teacher to say, but there it is. Like the...

A glimmer of light on the horizon

Imbolc has come and gone, as has January. I spent a day lighting fires and watching them burn out again with a lovely bunch of women in...

Crisp and cold

A pleasant and fruitful weekend was had with the younger brother in Bristol. We continued the wittering which we started on our wet walk...