Try this simple and adorable nature weaving holiday craft for kids of all ages! Pair it with the book Pick a Pine Tree and your snowy afternoon plans are set. This nature craft makes for the perfect pine tree decoration, handmade gift, or holiday fine motor activity. This post contains Affiliate links for your convenience. … Continue reading Pick a Pine Tree Nature Craft
With the excitement of Christmas, New Year's Eve tends to slip by without any fun plans. This year I've gotten a head start on planning a fun new tradition that includes a DIY New Year's Eve nature confetti shaker and noisemaker all in one! I will also share why this nature confetti is not your … Continue reading Pinecone Nature Confetti Shakers for New Year’s Eve
Are you looking for the cutest no-carve pumpkin design to display on your front porch this fall? You've stopped at the right place! This beautiful mum pumpkin is the perfect idea for kids that are too young to carve their own pumpkins. Read on to see how we achieved this look! It might surprise you. … Continue reading The Cutest No-Carve Pumpkin Design
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