Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Posts Tagged ‘nature’

Guy Mallinson's Woodland Workshop - here be fairies

Guy Mallinson's Woodland Workshop - here be fairies

I’m on a bit of a journey with the bushcraft and have a growing fascination with ancient technology. Simple, effective, natural. My latest experience saw me getting down and dirty at Guy Mallinson’s Woodland Workshop on a Primitive Pottery course. (more…)

Advertisements

Read Full Post »

ExmoorWords are powerful things. They conjure different responses and it’s relatively easy to mis-interpret an author’s meaning. I’ve had a hard time coming up with the words for this latest post, my weekend on Exmoor, as I feel some mis-interpretation may occur. The words I use are my own. They may mean something different to you. I shan’t try to explain my meanings. (more…)

Read Full Post »

Woodland Sunbeam
Awakening the senses to feel the energy and power of nature is not a prerequisite of bushcraft courses, but quite often it’s an inevitable result. (more…)

Read Full Post »

Benefits of Bushcraft for Adults

Bushcraft Camp and FireLocked into our work and family routines can take up so much time that little is left for connecting with nature. Living in the frenzy of the modern world means it’s often easy to forget our natural connection. When was the last time you went leaf catching? Or cloud watching? Or walked barefoot in dew-soaked grass? (more…)

Read Full Post »

SupertrampI missed out on Supertramp in the 70’s and 80’s, being slightly too young and with rock and roll fans for parents. But there’s one song that resonated with me then that still does today. (more…)

Read Full Post »

Leave only footprints, take only memoriesI went camping last weekend – a bit cold in November you might think, but I wanted to practice the bushcraft knowledge I’ve been learning at Natural Pathways.

And do you know what, I wasn’t a bit cold living out in the woods! (more…)

Read Full Post »

TreeThe wind picked up a little today and my walk through the woods had a very pleasing crunch. It was difficult to NOT kick my feet through the leaves (so I did!). Even harder to imagine that some people wouldn’t realise just how wonderful this can be.

Encouraging children, and some adults too, to make that first step towards rekindling a relationship with nature can be a difficult task. But Autumn is here and the trees provide us with a simple solution for bringing the outdoors indoors. (more…)

Read Full Post »

Older Posts »

%d bloggers like this: