In our fast paced world in which we live in it is often great to take time out and be mindful of what is going on around us. Whether that means slowing down as we get to grips with learning new skills to walking at toddler speed through the main hospital stopping now and again to peer through the windows that look out on the road below.
Clearly he hadn't taken notice of the foliage around him, the worm that was struggling to make its way across the path, the bird song that could be heard from the trees above and the dragonflies that hovered about the buttercups. Just by stopping, using all our senses and looking all around us, we can discover so much about our beautiful world.
That is why I'm so excited to be taking part in The 30 Days Wild campaign. It’s a chance to slow down, learn a great deal about our country, create wonderful memories and help our local wildlife to thrive.
So will you be joining us in slowing down during the month of June and connecting with the natural world?