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bigwildsleepout

Camping has always been a bit of a dirty word to me. I’m not great with the “great outdoors” in fact, I am that person that would much rather be sat in a luxury hotel, enjoying a glass of something while tucking into good food that I could guarantee was going to sit on my… Continue reading

GARDEN GAMES

The weather. It’s something that, as Brits, we moan about a lot. You have to understand if you are reading this in another country, weather is something that unites us in it’s shitness over here in the UK… we have rain in Spring, rain in Summer, wind AND rain in Autumn and often rain that… Continue reading

knares6

knares3

One of my favourite things to do with the kids in Spring and Summer is go foraging for things that we can cook with. I love showing the children the concept that they can collect parts of their own dinner, and we then head home and make something from what we’ve picked or found. The… Continue reading

Forest schooling via Toby & Roo :: daily inspiration for stylish parents and their kids.

Reuben’s school is what is known as a Forest School which has been developed from the Scandinavian education system. In Scandinavia they are totally focused on allowing and encouraging children and young people to build their self esteem and independence through exploring and experiencing the world around them, specifically the great outdoors.

Reuben started proper… Continue reading

Plantable placemats from Plant a Bloomer via Toby & Roo :: daily inspiration for stylish parents and their kids.

outdoor picnics are soon going to be on the menu and I have just come across these super fun placemats from Plant-a-bloomer

Plantable placemats from Plant a Bloomer via Toby & Roo :: daily inspiration for stylish parents and their kids.

The ‘paper’ is made from seeds and recycled paper such as discarded craft paper, newspapers and old leaflets etc. when you have had a little picnic, enjoyed your nibbles and you are ready… Continue reading