How To Start Nature Journaling
Spring has sprung and the warmer weather continues to beckon us outside! The flowers are blooming, the days are longer, and the outdoors look so inviting! Every year around March, my kids get spring fever and want to do other things besides their normal school work routine. Now that this has happened for the last […]
The last two weekends, we have embarked on a hiking and biking adventure. We love being out in the fresh air and spending time together as a family. I can see the stress leave my husband when he is out in nature, enjoying a bike ride and the captivating scenery. We need to be outside […]
The Benefits of Studying Nature!
“My soul is full of longing for the secret of the sea, and the heart of the great ocean sends a thrilling pulse through me.” ― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow We have been studying about sea creatures this year and have been able to take some fantastic field trips to bring to life what we have […]
What is it about nature that captivates and refreshes us? The fresh air, the awe of Creator God, and the warm sun combined with a sense of freedom make for a perfect afternoon. Today we went to the Turtle Rock Nature Center. Sadly, the nature trails were closed! I could see the disappointment […]
I was introduce to Holling C. Holling books about two years ago. These books are incredible rich in pictures, words, and adventure. They are embraced immediately by all three of my children, ages 8, 6, and 4. They sit there with captive eyes and open ears, and eagerly await the words they hear and the […]