Summer is in full swing and we have been observing insects everywhere we go! This morning we saw several insects on a log at the beach and this idea was born. With a few supplies, you can make this work of art that looks great in a garden or anywhere else in your yard that … Continue reading Insect Handcraft for Kids
It can be difficult to think of new and fun ways to celebrate the changing seasons. Lucky for you, I've got a great idea! It's the perfect outdoor activity for summer, fall, winter, and spring! Celebrate the unique qualities of each season with this hands-on and engaging activity. This post contains Affiliate links for your … Continue reading Our Favorite Seasonal Nature Activity!
A mandala is derived from the Sanskrit word meaning "circle." Many people use mandalas in a spiritual practice, while others simply appreciate their artistic and symmetrical beauty. Making nature mandalas is calming and relaxing. It’s also great for nurturing your child’s creativity and problem solving skills. Read on to learn a simple way to teach your … Continue reading How to Make Nature Mandalas with Kids
Here is a simple outdoor activity to try the next time you go on a nature walk with your kids! Whether you are hiking on the trails or exploring your very own backyard, this activity is sure to keep your children exploring and searching for their next nature treasure to display on their badges. These … Continue reading Nature Badge
With Father's Day right around the corner, I thought I'd share a Father's Day book and stacking stone gift idea! I tend to leave Father's Day gifts for the last minute because I never know what to get. I'm so happy we're ahead of the game this year with a memorable gift my husband will … Continue reading Father’s Day Book and Stacking Stone Craft
Looking for a beautiful and unique Mother's Day craft for kids? This Mother's Day book and sun catcher is the perfect gift for your kids to create for their moms, grandmas, and aunts in their lives! Here's What you Need Clear Glossy Contact Paper 12x18 inch Construction Paper All About My Mom Book and Sun … Continue reading Mother’s Day Book and Sun Catcher Craft
Work on fine motor skills, color recognition, patterns, and so much more with this fun outdoor activity for kids! The set up is super simple and the activity is always a hit with my boys. If you follow my nature inspired Instagram account you have seen variations of this activity here and here. This time … Continue reading Beaded Sticks