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Elders Week 4 Tai Chi and Nettle Tea, Children and Sue’s spider story

The forecast was dire. Neither the rain nor hale came, the sun shone and the day full of unexpected twists and turns. Visiting us were Karen and Dean and Sue, the story teller.Oh and some of the tribe from kinda, Anna and Isla, Femke and Rory. And Chris came back! Hooray. We had a quick… Continue reading Elders Week 4 Tai Chi and Nettle Tea, Children and Sue’s spider story

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May 10,11,12 – Maypole dancing of course, bees, and values

Wednesday A beautiful day in the woods with our a Wednesday Tribe - bursting with the sounds of the wild, play and laughter. The day was full of magic, music, dancing and swirling with poi, respectful dueling, foraging and wild tea making, communal munching, consensus decision making and discussion on the values within play, wood… Continue reading May 10,11,12 – Maypole dancing of course, bees, and values

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April Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and arrival of Giant Bath Bomb

With Monday Tribe we had smelly potions and aloe vera magic, a letter from Eagle Edna, missing hedgehogs to find, tours on wheels around the woods, water play, baking on the fire , digging for treasure, fire wood collecting, pheasant searching, tyre pumping up-ing, story time with Sandra and best of all was seeing this… Continue reading April Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and arrival of Giant Bath Bomb

2021, News, Weaving Project

Weaving tapestries and stories in the woods – Elders and Intergenerational

This describes our 8 week prototype project for Elders in the woods around the theme of weaving. It also involved children from our Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday Tribes so it was inter-generational. We were supported with some government COVID-19 funding. (See below) Every Monday from Monday 19th April 2021 to Mid summers day 2021, for 2 hours in… Continue reading Weaving tapestries and stories in the woods – Elders and Intergenerational

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March 15/16/17 – Mud, Meerkats, Magic, chess and chippings

Monday toddlers and family tribeA few more yummy snaps from today’s Family Session. We rescued meerkats and pandas, invited the frog for tea at the coffee shop, planted pumpkin seeds, met the worms of our wormery, hung about in the yoga sling and shared the sunshine with friends Tuesday Tuesday Tribe March mud magic!!Next week… Continue reading March 15/16/17 – Mud, Meerkats, Magic, chess and chippings

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March 2021 – We’re back in the woods – March 1-15

The first week of March, almost exactly one year since lockdown and the arrival of the Coronavirus, schools were permitted to open, and we did. The wood was drying out, although with showers visiting. Primroses, snowdrops, Spurge laurel in flower, and Dogs Mercury promising to return, the ground starts before the sap rises in the… Continue reading March 2021 – We’re back in the woods – March 1-15