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

Beltane is still here: you haven’t missed it. 

Beltane is still here: you haven’t missed it.    I like the idea of the structure and cyclical nature of the ‘8 fold’ year. Is a common them in Pagan/neopagan thinking and many, many ancient and world wide cultures and religions. From a Wildcraft(y) point of view its about marking and observing cycles in nature, … 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

Bushcraft

Bushcrafts is the perfect ‘doorway’ to the wild in Wildcraft. There are many definitions out there, but for me, it is gaining respect, skills and awareness that will allow me, you (and anyone), to pass through that ‘doorway’ with confidence. By the ‘doorway’, I mean that part in our minds where we don’t know enough, … 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