Category Archives: collecting

Monday thought of the week: a blossoming appreciation for our natural world

A thought: As we talked about each of her treasures, I could SEE the passion in her eyes. The collections in her basket wrapped with the utmost care were the beginnings of a love of science. A love of nature. … Continue reading

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Wednesday photo of the week: the collector

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Monday thought of the week: understanding

A thought: The wild world is becoming so remote to children that they miss out – and an interest in the natural world doesn’t grow as it should. Nobody is going to protect the natural world unless they understand it. … Continue reading

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