The Countryside Code

As we adventure and explore others are preserving and protecting so we can continue to enjoy. Do your bit and ensure you follow the countryside code when your exploring: Respect everyone✅ be considerate to those living in, working in and enjoying the countryside✅ leave gates and property as you find them✅ do not block accessContinue reading “The Countryside Code”

The beautiful ‘clock’ of the dandelion 💛

The seedhead is a large conspicuous ‘clock’ composed of cylindrical seeds with a long-stalked pappus or parachute to aid dispersal. Dandelions have many uses including as a diuretic, the blanched leaves can be added to salads, roots are used to make dandelion ‘coffee’ and dandelion wine is made from the flowers. Did you ever blowContinue reading “The beautiful ‘clock’ of the dandelion 💛”

Experience Kent, England

I am currently in the process of designing, planning, collaborating and training to launch my very own experiences in Kent. Looking to provide unforgettable adventures in my very own home county. Over the coming weeks I will start to share information before my official launch. Thank you @kent_downs_aonb @visitkent for you support in making thisContinue reading “Experience Kent, England”

Ancient Woodland

Next time you walk into the woods spend a little time looking at the magic they create. Ancient woods are areas of woodland that have persisted since 1600 in England and Wales, and 1750 in Scotland. They are relatively undisturbed by human development. As a result, they are unique and complex communities of plants, fungi,Continue reading “Ancient Woodland”