Four Acorns / Quatre graines de chêne
ravins de Corboeuf, Rosières, Hute-Loire, Auvergne, France, géologie, argile, badlands

#MySundayPhoto – Ravin de Corbœuf

Unexpected. Unique. Incredible. Nestled among thickly wooded hills and rolling pastures near my hometown in France, this extraordinary canyon displays multiple layers...

ski, cousins, France, Haute-Loire, Auvergne, Les Estables

Look, they’re skiing / Ça y est, ils skient

In early February we spent a week in France, and we wanted to go skiing. The idea was to go...

ravins de Corboeuf, Rosières, Hute-Loire, Auvergne, France, géologie, argile, badlands

Walking though the earth’s strata / Balade au cœur des strates terrestres

Light in nature creates the movement of colours. Robert Delaunay Unexpected. Unique. Unbelievable. Nestled among thickly wooded hills and rolling...

#MyFamilyAdventures – January / Janvier

It has been a busy start to 2017!  Prompted by KA’s new blog link-up over at Life As Our Little...

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    Acorn with its cupule / Graine de chêne avec sa cupule 😊😊😊  

nature, bushcraft, den, cabane, wild, outdoors, forest

At home in Djouce Woods / Une cabane dans les bois de Djouce

Nature is not a place to visit. It is home. Ever since Squirrel’s woodland birthday party at the Firefox Bushcraft...

Crone Woods, Wicklow, Ireland, Irlande, autumn leaves, Four Acorns

Time trial in Crone Wood / Contre la montre dans le bois de Crone

Nature doesn’t steal time. It amplifies it. Richard Louv As it turned out, for our hike through Crone Woods, Co...

Outdoor Bloggers, cleanup, leave no trace,

The Big Outdoor Bloggers Cleanup / Le grand nettoyage des blogueurs

I recently joined the Outdoor Bloggers group. As it happens, this UK-based community of people who blog about the outdoors...

East Coast Nature Reserve, Wicklow, Ireland, Irlande, wetlands, zone humide, outdoor bloggers

Winter sun on the Wicklow wetlands / Soleil d’hiver sur le marais de Wicklow

On Friday after school, my friend Anita and I took our six children for a gentle stroll around the East...

Powerscourt in winter / Powerscourt en hiver

You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth. Khalil Gibran On Children For this...

16 from ’16 – One year of blogging, and counting

Is it already too late for a round-up of my first year of blogging? I hope not! Inspired by Sadhbh’s link-up...

New Year hike / Balade du Nouvel An

You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth. Khalil Gibran On Children This year...