Springtime potions


I remember as a child collecting petals from lovely smelling flowers to turn into perfume. We would crush them up, add some water and try to sell it to the neighbours. No one ever bought any, but it was great fun. My girls are a bit young yet to be making perfume, so instead we […]

Project Wild Thing

Last Saturday the children and I were invited to an event at a local National Trust site to learn about Project Wild Thing. I had my eyes opened to some shocking statistics. The current generation of children are the first to have an expected lifespan shorter than their parents. How can this be? We have […]