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Fall leaves and acorns.

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Awesome autumn is here

By Melissa Thibodeau

From family activities to crafts and decorating, there’s so much to be excited about this season. Here are 10 activities that have us looking forward to weekends!

1 Ring in the new season with these picture books you can read together
We are Teachers (always) have a great book list
2 Learn about nature’s symmetry by drawing in the missing half
Get Adventure in a Box's free printable
3 Make this colourful ephemeral mobile of leaves dipped in beeswax.
It’s so easy and kids love it! See how Our Wildness does it
4 Pom-poms are so fun to make, aren’t they? Choose an autumnal colour scheme
and make this pretty garland Easy DIY with Lia Griffith

5 Before you go apple picking, brush up on your apple knowledge
Download this free infographic by Chris Rooney
6 Learning the walkie-talkie lingo is half the fun
Try these walkie-talkie games from Wild Tales Of
7 Foraging is a great way to spend time with your little ones outdoors
Get started this fall with Practical Self Reliance’s post
8 Mix leaves, petals, grasses and twigs with water
Meri Cherry shows us how to make magical nature potions

Enjoy the season everyone!

About the author: Our senior copywriter, Melissa Thibodeau is a creative at heart, not just with words.
Crafting, baking, home decor and DIYs are her passions. When Melissa isn’t making something
with her daughters, you can find her in the garden or biking in the woods.

PLAY

Awesome autumn is here

By Melissa Thibodeau

From family activities to crafts and decorating, there’s so much to be excited about this season. Here are 10 activities that have us looking forward to weekends!

1 Ring in the new season with these picture books you can read together
We are Teachers (always) have a great book list
2 Learn about nature’s symmetry by drawing in the missing half
Get Adventure in a Box's free printable

3 Make this colourful ephemeral mobile of leaves dipped in beeswax.
It’s so easy and kids love it! See how Our Wildness does it
4 Pom-poms are so fun to make, aren’t they? Choose an autumnal colour scheme
and make this pretty garland Easy DIY with Lia Griffith

5 Before you go apple picking, brush up on your apple knowledge
Download this free infographic by Chris Rooney
6 Learning the walkie-talkie lingo is half the fun
Try these walkie-talkie games from Wild Tales Of

7 Foraging is a great way to spend time with your little ones outdoors
Get started this fall with Practical Self Reliance’s post
8 Mix leaves, petals, grasses and twigs with water
Meri Cherry shows us how to make magical nature potions

Enjoy the season everyone!

About the author: Our senior copywriter, Melissa Thibodeau is a creative at heart, not just with words. Crafting, baking, home decor and DIYs are her passions. When Melissa isn’t making something with her daughters, you can find her in the garden or biking in the woods.

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