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Springing back into action

Spring is well and truly underway – birds are nesting, butterflies are fluttering and flowers are blooming. However, before I get on to all that, I’m going to take this blog indoors as I recount a recent event I attended. 1,060 more words



The weather in the UK is slowly but steadily warming up and with the increased temperatures we have noticed an increase in bugs and insects in the garden. 360 more words


20, 40, 60, 80 ...

…100? How many books do you think I’ve written? Well, I’d lost count, so today I heaved out a big box from under the bed, gently tipped out my books and counted the titles, just out of curiosity. 318 more words

Poems & Extracts

Explorers: Insects and Minibeasts by Jinny Johnson

Explorers: Insects and Minibeasts by Jinny Johnson, paperback non-fiction, 31 pages, first published by Kingfisher in 2011, this edition published by Kingfisher in 2014.

This is another title in the Kingfisher… 120 more words

Book Review

Getting to Grips With Nature

Here is our fantastic Nature Club on a creepy crawly Autumn bug hunt. We visited the amazing mini-beast hotel that reception children built last year on Science Day, and were delighted with the number of bugs-in-residence! 45 more words