November 20, 2019

After being indoors all day Saturday, I fancied a bit of fresh air, albeit freezing cold, so we headed out to Manor Park in Caterham for a bit of winter foraging.

There may not always be as much wild food to find in the winter months but, if you're lucky, you will still...

November 10, 2019

Today was a good day.

Life can get on top of you - you get caught up in the busyness of working and school stuff - it gets darker earlier meaning we are all feeling tired - we have become pretty lazy at the weekends, tending to only head out if we need shopping.

It has b...

January 23, 2019

We tend to get a little excited when we discover things whilst walking in the woods - yesterday we discovered our first batch of Scarlet Elf Cups - there were loads of them covering the woodland floor!

They are fairly common in damp, mossy woodland but it's the first ti...

October 5, 2018

September went by in the blink of an eye. We enjoyed a lot of time outdoors, including camping at a festival.

We are by no mean mushrooms experts, so we don't recommend picking any unless you are certain what they are. Many are similar and can be easily confused. I trus...

September 12, 2016

Last year I wrote a post about Forest Bathing? Yes, this is actually a thing! Without realising it we partake in this activity pretty much every weekend. Forest Bathing, or Shinrin-yoko, as the Japanese call it, simply means to "take in the atmosphere of the forest." I...

January 14, 2016

Last weekend was pretty full on.

My kids went back to school last Wednesday, so we are all getting back into the swing of waking up early, the long walk to school and doing homework – it’s been so tiring. I'm already looking forward to half term!

A lovely friend of mine...

Please reload

Kippers and Curtains

Carnaby Street Christmas lights 2019

December 30, 2019

Please reload

I'm Sarah - welcome to my blog. We are a family of 5 who can often be found foraging in the woods or camping at a festival. I love boho style and taking pictures.......



© 2023 by Parenting Blog

Proudly created with

  • Google+ Black Round
  • Facebook Black Round
  • Twitter Black Round

500 Terry Francois St. San Francisco, CA 94158

Tel: 123-456-7890

Fax: 123-456-7890