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These handmade Nature Boards are the perfect companion to any walk, hike, or trip to the backyard!

Designed to spark creativity, learning and inspire a love of the outdoors, each board is hand-burned and treated for durability.

Each board comes with 3 pins and a burlap bag for holding treasures, as well as SIX hand-drawn inserts for each season, nature shape discovery and an opportunity to make your own! Inserts are laminated for waterproofing, allowing for endless use!

 

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Bird Brains – Anting Antics Activity

Bird Brains – Anting Antics Activity

Bird behaviors can be curious and fascinating when we take the time to watch and observe them. One of the stranger behaviors our feathered friends get up to is called "Anting." Basically, anting occurs when a bird rubs ants on themselves. Pretty self-explanatory...

WildMath – Outdoor Array Hunt

WildMath – Outdoor Array Hunt

Man, homeschooling has got me feeling all types of ways. Stressed ✔️ scared ✔️ overwhelmed ✔️✔️ but I'd be lying if I wasn't a little excited (like the eensiest, let's not go overboard here) 😬This is a unique opportunity to be involved in the kid's learning at a...

Great Spot! – Kennedy Park

Great Spot! – Kennedy Park

Today my Iphone photos reminded me that we did this hike April 13, 2019. And here I sit, one year to the day wondering why I never put this review down on paper. It's a rainy day, much like the one that brought us to Kennedy in search of the red-spotted newts. But...

5 Reasons To Walk In The Rain – Ashuwillticook Rail Trail

5 Reasons To Walk In The Rain – Ashuwillticook Rail Trail

airheWhere We Went : Ashuwillticook Rail Trail/Lanesborough entrance When We Went : Mid-June Difficulty (Boots 1 - 10) : 0 Boots! (except for our rain boots) Trail Length : 11.2 Miles (We only walked about 1.5 miles before turning around.) How Long it Took Us : 2...

50 Things To Do On the Trail

50 Things To Do On the Trail

  Sometimes keeping spirits up and minds occupied is more exhausting than the actual hiking! These games and activities will help you and your children stay engaged and interested out on the trail. Keep scrolling for all 50. 50 Things To Do On The Trail Follow...

Air Bug & Bee – Indoor Nature Connection Day 7

Air Bug & Bee – Indoor Nature Connection Day 7

Do bugs shelter in place? You better bee-lieve it! Their reasons may be a little different than ours but they too need a safe nook to nest and hibernate. We can help our insect pals by building them a bug hotel. Hang it in your garden or backyard, just don't expect...

Eat Like an Insect – Indoor Nature Connection Day 6

Eat Like an Insect – Indoor Nature Connection Day 6

Today we'll be investigating how different kinds of insects eat and how their mouthparts are specially adapted to eat the food in their environments. This interactive activity allows kids to try to eat like different insects and learn how their unique mouths dictate...

Spring-O! Indoor Nature Connections Day 5

Spring-O! Indoor Nature Connections Day 5

It's officially Spring and nature is bursting with change! Tree buds are on the verge of opening and numerous Ever smelled the rotten odor of the skunk cabbage? Or see the earthworms resurface after a Spring rain? How many signs of Spring have you experienced before?...

Indoor Nature Connections: Day 4

Indoor Nature Connections: Day 4

Spring rain may not need our help but all those extra toilet paper rolls do! Here's a project that went right down the tubes... Tape 'em together and get your dance on. Gather Your Supplies: Cardboard Tubes (Toilet paper, Paper Towel, Wrapping Paper, etc.) Paper...

Indoor Nature Connections: Day 3

Indoor Nature Connections: Day 3

Sensory Sit Spot A sit spot is simply a place in nature that you visit regularly. It can help you expand your senses and cultivate awareness while observing the world around you. You can choose to do this outside if you wish, but with so many stuck inside, I wanted to...

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