Four Acorns / Quatre graines de chêne
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10 stunning Irish beaches / 10 plages d’Irlande à couper le souffle

When living in Ireland, you’re never far away from a beach, be it the dramatic windswept gems of the Atlantic...

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Midsummer by the sea / Solstice sur mer

Midsummer brings the long-drawn day The dawn dance sends us on our way Sun-drenched hours lost in bee-flight, Then honey-sweet...

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An honesty stand at Kilmacurragh / Un étal de produits locaux en libre service

  After school on day 15 of 30 Days Wild, the acorns and I drove to Kilmacurragh National Botanic Gardens,...

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On the healing power of nature / Du pouvoir apaisant de la nature

Reconnecting with nature is like resetting your brain. The acorns and I experienced first-hand the healing power of nature, on...

Elderflower cordial / Sirop de sureau

On Day 12 of 30 Days Wild, the acorns and I picked two dozen fragrant elderflowers to make elderflower cordial –...

Making the cover of Natural Parenting Ireland / A la une d’un magazine

Have I told you yet that one of my photos made the cover of Natural Parenting Ireland‘s spring/summer issue? Understandably, I...

First sea swim of the year / Première baignade en mer de l’année

On Day 9 of 30 Days Wild, I went for my first sea swim of the year. With the weather...

Four Acorns go camping and boating in Cavan / Quatre graines de chêne sous la tente et à la rame

There was a stillness about this weekend of camping in Cavan, as if time had slowed down a little, to...

Joint birthday party at the Forest Club / Double anniversaire au Forest Club

With their birthdays only 6 days apart, Pebbles and Squirrel chose to have a joint birthday party in the woods...

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Campfire bread on a stick (snobrød) / Pain au feu de camp (snobrød)

This campfire bread recipe goes back to our days in Scandinavia. Jedi was only a toddler during our three years...

A guided family hike in the Mournes / Randonnée guidée dans les Mournes

This weekend we went on the first ever guided family hike by Every Treasure. And what an adventure it was!...

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Bluebells in Kilbroney Park / Jacinthes des bois à Kilbroney Park

Just when I started to think we wouldn’t see any bluebells this year, we came across this meadow in Kilbroney...

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Wild camping a little closer to the stars

Three days of uninterrupted sunshine, of cooking over the campfire, and chilling out by the river. Three days of back-to-basics...

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Camper un peu plus près des étoiles

Trois jours de soleil ininterrompu, de cuisine au feu de camp et de farniente au bord de l’eau. Trois jours...

7 tips for hiking with kids / 7 conseils pour la randonnée en famille

So you want to go hiking with kids but you wonder how to go about it. Or you have tried...