For our house, we have a big playoff ahead and will be spending the day outdoors. Couldn't have asked for a better day for it.
While I'll be knee deep rooting for the home team, others will be taking advantage of the beautiful day in other ways. Some will be meandering in downtowns, weaving in and out of cute shops. Some will be hitting up apple, pumpkin, or other fall festivals. Still others might be hiking about in the woods, watching squirrels frolic in the leaves or searching for nuts.
To read more about Eriko Kobayashi's nature leadership through journalling, check out this article in The Japan Times: "How a Notebook and Some Pens Can 'Connect Yourself to Nature' by Niko Nojima. Likewise, check out Clare Walker Leslie's website.
To find a Nature Journaling Club, check out these links:
- John Muir Laws: Find (or start) a Nature Journal Club Near You!
- International Nature Journaling Week's Website
- Educating Children Outdoors' Nature Journal Club page
- Chesapeake Bay Foundation's Nature Journaling Page
Images from canva.com & my neighborhood tree picture and https://www.japantimes.co.jp/life/2023/11/02/travel/travel-nature-journal/