Wild Places

         Nature Connection

   Upcoming Events in 2019

Wild Child Summer Camp

Wild Child Summer Camps (5-8yr olds)

An Outdoor Woodland-Based Camp where kids get to be kids and explore their natural curiosity and creativity in a supportive environment. Based in a secure private woodland with a small stream running through it, just outside Kilanerin village.
We will cook on the campfire, make dens, play on the rope-swing, forage for edibles, hunt for frogs in the long grass, listen to campfire stories, share jokes and riddles, explore creativity with clay and found objects, this camp has something for all kids.
Gorey AfterSchool Forest School


Forest After School sessions are a chance for children to spend time outdoors after their day at school with friends. Opportunities to learn and do but also the space to just be
WildNature Series

WildNature Series

A series of stand-alone workshops in collaboration with Marc Barker of NatureConnect, designed as an invitation into wildness to remember our wild selves and a dare to be fully alive.
Three opportunities through the year to step out of the time-bound day to day of responsibilities and into the timelessness and richness of the flows and cycles of the natural world in a supportive, connective environment.
IFSA Annual Conference

Irish Forest School Association Annual Conference - Guest Speaker

I will be delivering two workshops for attendees. The first is Deep Nature Connection for a Sustainable Practice. We will be exploring how building relationship with the natural world can be an anchoring presence in our lives and in our work of guiding young people into relationship with themselves and the wider world
Return to Belonging

Return To Belonging

One Weekend from the Series “The Pedagogy of Nature Connection” hosted and designed by EarthDreaming founder Sky Buitenhuis. The Series explores different modalities of nature connection: the 8 Shields, Forest Therapy, The Way of Council, The Work That Re-Connects and other Indigenous-based practices.
I will be guest facilitating on “Return To Belonging”- An Immersion in Forest Therapy and the Art of Guiding