Monthly Archives: June 2016

Explore the bug hotel, Day 13

I thought I’d do something in the garden for Day 13 of 30 Days Wild. Explore the bug hotel. We built our hotel 2 years ago out of pallets and bricks, logs and roof tiles, sticks and garden ornaments. It … Continue reading

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Early morning walk and science festival

Day 11 of 30 Days Wild started with an early morning walk. I don’t often get chance to go out early in the morning as I’m normally rushing to get ready for school, but as we were going out to … Continue reading

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Wild swimming, Day 10 – 30 Days Wild

Wild swimming is something my family do every year. We have a local lake that is for swimming in, we also swim in the sea. We are always very careful to dress for the water temperature because although the air … Continue reading

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Breakfast in the garden – Day 9

Something simple for Day 9 of 30 Days Wild. Even at 7.30am in the morning it is warm enough to eat breakfast in the garden

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Look for ladybirds, day 8 – 30 Days Wild

I didn’t realise that I could find so many different types of ladybirds on my local patch. Most of these were on our allotment. There are 46 different Ladybird species in the UK. 27 of those actually look like what … Continue reading

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Walk in the rain, Day 7 – 30 Days Wild

I hadn’t planned a walk in the rain but just as we were leaving to go out a massive thunder storm started. The lightning, thunder and hailstones continued for about 30 minutes. I couldn’t help thinking about the leverets in … Continue reading

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Fill up the birdbath, Day 6 – 30 Days Wild

Birds need drinking water, especially seed eating birds who have a particularly dry diet. As the weather is getting hotter birds also need a regular supply of clean water to bath in to keep their feathers in good condition. We … Continue reading

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