Fox Walkers | Weeks 22 + 23 | Nature Names, Sit Spot & Spring Magic

Fox Walkers | Weeks 22 + 23 | Nature Names, Sit Spot & Spring Magic

It has been a fun and magical couple of weeks at Fox Walkers as we embrace this exciting transition into Spring!  Each day as we wander the woods we are amazed the cacophony of birdsong, all of the new plant growth, and the abundance of hungry “mud monsters” that have arrived since the snow has melted!  

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Fox Walkers | Weeks 20 + 21 | Mama Maple, the Samara Fairies & the Blue Bear

Fox Walkers | Weeks 20 + 21 | Mama Maple, the Samara Fairies & the Blue Bear

The Fox Walkers have been soaking up the crisp sunshine (and a little bit of freezing rain!) over the past couple of weeks, and they’ve been having lots of fun while doing so!

We concluded our Tree ID learning block with a story that Pat and I made up about Mama Maple and the Samara fairies. . .

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Fox Walkers | Weeks 8 & 9 | Nature Names, Deer Ears & Oregon Grape

Fox Walkers | Weeks 8 & 9 | Nature Names, Deer Ears & Oregon Grape

The past two weeks with the Fox Walkers have been filled with rain and sun and a whole lot of fun!

We’ve been practicing using our Deer Ears, shape-shifting into our Nature Names, discovering wild-looking fungi, observing Douglina the Squirrel, whittling Oregon Grape Root with butter knives (to make tincture & hand sanitizer) and warming our cold wet bones by the fire!

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