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Our aim is to inspire you to create, explore and discover. We blog about our original craft tutorials, recipes, foraging, the Cotswolds, and developing well-being through being creative, spending time outdoors and connecting with nature.
There is a backstory to this beautiful book written by Robert Macfarlane and illustrated by Jackie Morris. In 2007, the new edition of the Oxford Junior Dictionary reflected a sad loss of vocabulary describing the natural world, with words such as 'Kingfisher', 'acorn', 'blackberry' and 'conker' removed.
Barbury Castle is an Iron Age hill fort situated about 5 miles south of Swindon, in Wiltshire. It is one of several such forts found along the ancient track known as The Ridgeway. It is described as Britain's oldest road and is believed to have been in use for at least 5000 years.
Christmas is coming, and Gingerbread Houses make a lovely festive centrepiece. They can, however, be frustrating and fiddly to make. So here are our ten top tips for creating a stress-free Gingerbread House.
Throughout history, people have dyed their textiles using familiar, locally available materials and archaeologists have discovered evidence of textile dyeing dating as far back as the Neolithic period.
Our little acorn cap solar LED lights are perfect for adorning a fairy garden. They are powered using an adapted LED garden solar light, and light up our fairy herb garden beautifully when the sun goes down.