Top 5 Tips for Bug Hunting

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Children love watching bugs scurrying around outside. Bug hunting is a great way to get children up close to nature and it also helps with their observation skills and gives them the chance to get hands on with the little creepy crawlies. Here are our top 5 tips for bug hunting with your child. 1. […]

Little Muddy Boots Are Award Winners!

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We are extremely proud to have been named winners of the Best Local Independent Business and the Best Parent Run Business categories in the Little Ankle Biters Awards 2022! Little Muddy Boots was founded by local parent Hannah Brewer back in 2014, with a vision of getting more children outdoor learning in nature whilst balancing […]

Little Muddy Boots Cook-Off Event

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We hosted an absolutely fantastic Little Muddy Boots Cook-Off on Saturday 26th March 2022 at our Bracknell garden. It was a brilliant event with the main feature being a giant pop-up mud kitchen! The children made some amazing mud creations! There was lots of messy play, and also pizza cooking on the camp fire. There […]

Little Muddy Boots to Launch Fourth Franchise

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We are very excited to announce that Lea Smart will be launching our fourth franchise; Little Muddy Boots Henley. Little Muddy Boots Henley Classes We look forward to classes starting at Little Muddy Boots Henley in Summer 2022. The location of the new Henley garden will be announced very soon! The Little Muddy Boots Henley […]

10 Things To Do In Your Garden This Spring

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Spring is a wonderful time of year to explore nature with your children and you don’t need to go any further than your garden to do it. Here are 10 things to do with your children in the garden this Spring. Create Land Art Use stones, leaves, flowers or grass from the garden to create […]

10 Outdoor Messy Play Ideas

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Outdoor messy play is a great way for children to experience how things feel, smell and look, all of which supports their physical development. Here are 10 ideas for you to try at home with your children. Mud Kitchen Children love getting mucky and playing with mud. It’s a great way for them to get […]

Little Muddy Boots Windsor Launch Party

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Little Muddy Boots Windsor officially opened the Windsor garden with a fun-filled launch party on 5th March 2022.  Where is Little Muddy Boots Windsor? Little Muddy Boots Windsor is based in the Boarder’s Garden of St John’s Beaumont Preparatory School in Old Windsor. The site has a brand new mud kitchen, fire pit, canopy and […]

Top 5 Gardening Tips for Children

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As well as being lots of fun, gardening for children is a great way to explore their senses, learn about nature, and develop an interest in healthy living.  Gardening is also a fantastic way to spend time together outdoors as a family. Here are some of our top tips for gardening with children. 1. Take […]

Daffodil Games and Crafts

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Daffodils are commonly known as Spring trumpets – their bright yellow colours marking the arrival of the new season. Fun Daffodil Ideas and Games to Play Outside Hunt around your garden or local park with your child and see if you can spot any daffodils. Then talk about how many are open and if there […]