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Having fun in muddy puddles

Having fun in muddy puddles

It is so lovely to get out and about, even when the summery rain is showering down on us. We are lucky to live quite near a great place, full of wildlife and nature. Also, a lot of muddy puddles. What better way to wind down after a busy week, than to pull up the wellies and get jumping. Have you tried it? Even as an adult it is a great stress reliever.  VIEW the POST

My top tips on getting outside and enjoying outdoor play #DirtIsGood

My top tips on getting outside and enjoying outdoor play #DirtIsGood

Persil have launched a national campaign and are focused on encouraging children to spend more time playing outdoors and interacting with nature. As you know, we love getting outdoors and exploring what nature has on offer so jumped at the chance of helping Persil to spread the good word. The word that dirt is good, #DirtIsGood.  This campaign comes off the back of comprehensive global research which reveals 74% of children spend less and less time outdoors, in fact, they now spend less time outdoors than prisoners. Which is just ubsurd! How can children, these days, spend less time outdoors than prisoners? On reflection some days our children possibly do not spend much time outdoors, but on the whole and especially weekends, we try to get out and about as much as possible. Even if its just a dog walk at our nearest park, we walk and explore, play and jump ...

#CountryKids – Splish, Splash, Splosh

What do you do when the weather is rainy and there are intermittent thunder storms occurring throughout the day? Yes, you join it! Because you certainly cannot beat it. We put on the wellies and we went out splashing, carefree, no expense – good fun! The children certainly enjoyed themselves and it was lovely to watch them being happy and having so much fun.