February 5, 2019

The outdoors as privilege is on my mind a lot at the moment.  

I am part of a gang of outdoorsy types who believes that the outdoors is good for you.  I believe that it can be beneficial for health and education, I believe that it is beneficial for the health and e...

October 21, 2018

A case study of how we welcomed Wild Honey Bees into our Primary School and into our Outdoor Education.

June 1, 2018

So the definition of curious is either, something strange and unusual [which yes we definitely are] but the other definition is, eager to know or learn something.

As I get older I don't become less enthusiastic to learn, I feel I become more aware of how much there is t...

April 7, 2018

Question:    So how does a single parent family with no budget but lots of curiosity and a bit of wanderlust manage to get some Adventure?  

Answer:       It can be very tricky but here are some things we have managed to do so far and some of the inspiring peo...

March 4, 2018

Hello.   My name is jay.  I am 17 and 1/4.  I go to Miss Elvy's Curious School of the Wild.  I am a youth Leader. 

My specialities are: 

  • Being a wild Dinner Lady  

  • Following kids who may find themselves in peril. 

  • I have a specia...

February 25, 2018

Hello, I am Lochlainn, an adventurer from Nik Elvy‘s Curious school of the Wild.

My mum is also a leader with Miss Elvy

and so is Sarah ‘O Toole.

If you went to one of the sessions (without breaking a leg) you may want to make a den or climb a tree

instead of st...

February 18, 2018

What follows is a cool and very exciting list of outdoor blogs. 

They are not categorised or in any order priority at all.  I could not bring myself to make any judgement, even a tiny pigeon-holing one, on any hardworking outdoor person who still manages to find time, e...

February 13, 2018

The winter months bring us a perfect opportunity to focus on outdoor cooking.  There is an assumption that Summer is the time for outdoor cooking.  In fact, cooking during Winter means we have a fire for warmth and also some tasty hot food and drink to help us manage t...

February 11, 2018

Let's talk about the weather.   Our nation's favourite polite topic of conversation.

Your neighbours always know more about the weather than the met office

So, it's February and I have, this winter, spent many more days than usual in the rain.  I am outside for at l...

January 4, 2018

Jazz up your winter nights with some outdoor darkness time.

January and February can feel like long, dark, dull months especially after all of the festivities have ended.  Don't sit around waiting for Spring and daylight to return.  Make the most of what you've got.  Fi...

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