Blowing Dandelion Bubbles – Nature’s Bubble Blower.

Have you ever made a nature bubble wand?  We have just had a lovely afternoon blowing dandelion bubbles through the plant’s stem 🙂 The trio loved making these and then experimenting with them also.  It’s a really easy activity to prepare, and because it’s outside all mess is outdoors too…bonus! What do you need for blowing dandelion bubbles? Washing up …

Seed Bombs – The Gardening Grenade!

Seed bombs are a great way to introduce colour, flowers, and therefore wildlife, into corners where nobody seems to care….just go for a walk, and lob one of these creations into a place that is dull and boring and then return in the summer to see if it has worked.  They are great for brightening up places you feel are …

Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway – Window on the Past

The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway is nestled running through the magnificent rolling countryside of the Cotswolds.  The Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway (GWSR), is a heritage railway using part of the Great Western Railway’s old line.  There is a choice of steam or diesel trains running from Cheltenham Racecourse and Laverton, and it is a very beautiful trip.  There are huge …