27
Aug
2021

WE’RE RECRUITING!

We are looking for two new members of staff to join our fantastic team in Grammarcombe Woods (Nr Exeter). We’re proud to be one of the leading forest school providers in the Exeter area and have over 15 years’ experience delivering high quality forest school programmes. We are currently recruiting for a freelance Forest School […]

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06
Aug
2021

BILBERRY CAKE RECIPE

Bilberries make a wonderful addition to cakes and scones. To make your own bilberry cake you will need the following ingredients: 1/2 cup – Bilberries 1 1/3 cups – Self raising flour 1 cup – Caster sugar 1/2 teaspoon – Bicarb of soda 3 tablespoons – Sunflower oil 1 cup – Milk (dairy or plant) […]

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02
Jul
2021

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF KATY

“A day in the life of a Wild Tots leader….When we first arrive at the woods in the morning everything is still and quiet, and then bit by bit children arrive with their adults and the camp fills with the sounds of children playing and exploring the activities on offer that day. During every session […]

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23
Jun
2021

Elderflower Fritters Recipe

These delicious Elderflower Fritters are perfect for a Summers day lunch or snack. They are one of our favourites at this time of year, and yes you really can eat the flowers! Download our print out recipe card here to use and keep at home.

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11
Jun
2021

Leaf Biscuit Recipe

By popular demand of Wild Tots parents we’re sharing our favourite leaf biscuit recipe with you. These delicious biscuits are cooked over the campfire between leaves! Ingredients½ cup coconut oil½ cup white sugar½ cup brown sugar1 tsp vanilla extract1 cup of flour2/3 cup cocoa powder1 tsp baking soda¼ tsp salt1 tbsp water/milk MethodMix sugar, vanilla, […]

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10
Jun
2021

MEET THE TEAM: DAVE

Dave takes every opportunity he can to be outside; whether it’s running, cycling, climbing, doing beach cleans or just exploring and learning more about his local area. But the one thing he loves more than being outside himself, is sharing that passions with others; encouraging and inspiring children to explore, discover and play in the […]

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07
May
2021

Meet the Team: Ruth

Meet Ruth, one of our group leaders – always full of smiles, fun and creativity! You’ll meet Ruth at Wild Tots, holiday club, birthday parties and Woodland Explorer club. As well as spending time with kids in the woods Ruth works with outdoor theatre companies making magical adventures and running workshops. Adventures and magic is […]

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05
Feb
2020

One for the kids: How to make a Butterfly Feeding Table

Winter can be a dreary time for butterfly enthusiasts. Most butterflies spend the winter months tucked away in an immature life stage – egg, larva, or perhaps pupa. But there are a few species, including Brimstone, Peacock, Painted Lady, Small Tortoiseshell and Comma, that diapause as adults during the winter months, waiting for the first days of spring to mate. […]

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27
Jan
2020

Try at home recipe… Banana Oat Cookies

This week, our Wild Tots made Banana Oat Cookies… give this recipe a go, and send in a photo for us to share on Facebook! Ingredients 2 cups of Oats 1 tsp Baking Powder 1 tsp Cinnamon 11/2 tsp Cocoa Powder 1/4 tsp Nutmeg 4 medium ripe bananas 1/3 cup chopped Walnuts Method Pre heat […]

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23
Jan
2020

Home Education: Our first week in camp!

We’ve had a fantastic first week with the new Home Education group! We got up to all sorts… campfires, cooking, natural woodwork, making new friends, exploring the forest & more! Mondays are now firmly in the diary for our Home Ed sessions, and we’ve had a great response from children and parents. Hugh who leads […]

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