5 min walk to the river from home. We are blessed.
Watching bark boats float down the river.
Sharifa Oppenheimer writes in Heaven on Earth "If we give our children access to sand, water and free creative play, we offer them an open stage upon which to experiment in safety with life's big questions-who am I, where do I fit, what are my needs what do I have to give? All imaginative play offers this opportunity, but malleable sand and water carry a specific magic all their own." p 113
Today I am focusing on the amazing natural learning we have available to us today. I am grateful for a working washing machine and a clean change of clothes waiting neatly folded in a drawer. For more nature stuff see The Magic Onions