Let’s make 2016 less stressful and more joyful

Here is a little inspiration for the New Year – my way of saying thank you for helping to

raise awareness of the importance of nature and creativity in a child’s life:


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Nature helps nurture harmony and balance which in turn lead to happiness.

The exercises we […]

Love is the very essence of who we are

Summer fades to give way to the birth of Autumn. The wind is crisp and fresh, the light is softer, the smells are more earthy. Just like the seasons our lives are forever changing, yet your love is ever present, always constant, warm and golden like the Autumn leaves. Your love is in me and […]

Each step makes a flower bloom

Kiss the Earth with your feet

I love to walk barefoot. With the birth of Spring my feet are eager to kiss the earth once more.
Every step makes a flower bloom

We can visit the garden of peace at any given time, for Peace is within.
Peace Is Within

“Peace Is Within” Orange Moon; Gentle Warrior by Marghanita […]

Outdoor Spaces and Classrooms


When children and nature mix, something magical happens. I am fortunate to witness that magic every day in our outdoor classrooms.

I believe the outdoor classroom, forest schools and outdoor playgroups are one of the ways forward in addressing our current “nature deficit disorder” crises.

Natural outdoor spaces ignite imaginations and stimulate creative […]

Fairy Wind Streamers

How to make a Butterfly Girl (and Dragonfly Boy) Wind Streamer:

Hunt for driftwood or sticks

Cut up old scraps of material (we used strips of satin and silk). You could even cut strips from an old t-shirt.
Choose a suitable sized stick.
Wrap the material around the stick and tie a knot.
One strip is just as effective […]