Wrapped in Mystery

Spring in the Country is Wrapped in Mystery
Stepping in the woodlands I am wrapped in mystery. Spring brings foreign colors and textures each dawn. Winter’s soft snow covered paths become uneven paths of prairie grass and clover. Rugged bare branches turn into a cascade of buds and blooms. A…

DIY Lavender Goat Milk Hand Soap

If I had the notion that soap making was this easy, I would be a soap manic by now!
After baking all day on a late Sunday afternoon last summer my mother and I sat across from each other flipping through pages of in-depth soap making books. We had been…

Spring Unfolding

Capturing Spring Unfolding in our Woodlands

Spring is one of my most favorite times of the year! Watching Spring unfolding in our woodlands is breathtaking. From the forest floor bringing the first green of crab grass to purple clover. The hedges and shrubs bloom next. At the same time pink…

Getting Kids in Touch with the Natural World

 
Outdoor Education: The Importance of Getting Kids in Touch with the Natural World
Presented by Scott, Outdoor lover, blogger, adventure seeker at Live Once Live Wild. Who writes about all things wild.
For many children around the world, a typical day begins in front of a screen and ends in front…

Stamped Linen Pouches

I created these simply stamped linen pouches for gift giving with just 5 supplies I had on hand and you can too!
With Easter just around the corner and back to back trips from Chicago to Dallas to California this month and I needed to pull together gifts for Easter…