Get your waspy wiggle on … for Insect week.

‘Not another one!’, you cry.   I reply with understanding ‘Aye, but this is an awfy crucial ‘National Week of (add thing here): Insects! Wow! etc   ‘Oooo yuk, nasty wee stingy, annoying, landing on poo, dangerous, evil, did i mention annoying? etc, things’ you complain.   Ah no. Wondrous stories they have to tell, … Read more

Pollination Nation

  On Thursday 21st March, we planted 300 British Native Wild Pollinator Plant, incorporating around 35 different species: another great collaboration with Sharon and Jen from Climate Action North, and assisted by a total of 4 staff and 4 Climate Action (CAN) http://www.climateactionnortheast.org.uk volunteers. http://www.climateactionnortheast.org.uk We planted 2 Wild Pollinator Beds, with Nectar plants with a wide range … Read more

Rewilding, Biodiversity, Nature Conservation, Life, the Universe and Everything …

Rewilding, thankfully, is moving more and more into mainstream consciousness. About time too. But what is it, and why do we Wildcraft it so much? It really is a huge area of study, and given my love for writing a lot of words (when maybe slightly less would do), I am going to really work … Read more

Get Back to Basics with Earth Education

  The term ‘Earth Education’ (EE) is probably nowhere as near familiar to most folk, than say ‘Outdoor’, ‘Nature’ or ‘Environmental’, Education, but its still underpins much that we do in those areas. Developed in the 70’s, and perhaps at its ‘height’ in the 80’s and 90’s, EE took a new path to learning about Nature. … Read more

About Me and Wildcraft

My work is connected with who I am: it overlaps with what is my purpose, what I am good at and what I also love. What follows is the Journey of mine to get to Wildcraft, so you know where I am coming from (and going to). What follows is also going to be the … Read more

These Blogs are for You.

Nature-based event

These blogs are designed to be of direct personal interest and benefit to you. From time to time I will be sharing information, skills and experiences that I know will help people to reconnect to nature in itself, and also contribute to the process of ‘Re-wilding’ themselves; it is for anybody and everybody who finds … Read more