We are delighted to be joining Grow Wild

Grow wild have sent out their seeds now, and we were fortunate enough to get 25 packets. So we have enough seed to cover 50 square meters (about the size of 25 single beds) with beautiful wild flowers. Wild flowers are a really important food source for pollinators like bees and butterflies, and without the [...]

Oobleck: The Dr. Seuss Science Experiment

Oobleck is a classic science experiment that's perfect for entertaining both kids and adults. If you haven't seen it in action it's very fascinating stuff and before too long you'll have your hands covered with it, happily making a mess that can be washed away with water.Oobleck is a non-newtonian fluid. That is, it acts [...]

Alchemy or sorcery

I love The Great British Bake Off but bread week frightens me. It's all very technical, with under proving, over proving, undercooking, raw dough.  So many things can go wrong.  It's more science than caking! So this week I paid extra special attention to try and pick up some tips, and I think tomorrow I [...]