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Chronicles of a Suburban Nature Mom
Hiker, musician, artist, homeschooling mom … sharing educational activities and images of natural beauty from around the San Francisco Bay and beyond.
Family Nature Tips
Travel Around & Beyond the Bay
Animal Fun! Sulphur Creek Nature Center, Hayward
Observe: Insect Activity
Kid Science: Make a Seed Viewer
Kid Science: Owl Pellet Dissection
Great book! Friends of the Earth: A History of American Environmentalism
Citizen Science: FrogWatch 2013
More Fun with Animal Tracks
Seymour Marine Discovery Center, Santa Cruz
Rockin’ Experiment 3: Make Metamorphic Cookies
It’s Earth Science Week!
Devils Postpile National Monument
A Fall Tradition: Corn Picking
Let’s Count Stars!
Environmentalism for Kids: Clean up the Neighborhood
Top 5 Nature Activity Books for Families
Take a “Signs of Fall” Walk
The Hungry Owl Project
Fun Kid Hike: Kule Loklo Trail, Point Reyes
Too hot? Too rainy? Head to the Rock Gym!
Connect with Nature: Find Your Sit Spot
Strawberry Picking Fun! Swanton Berry Farm U-Pik
Monarchs! Butterfly & Bird Festival, Coyote Hills, Fremont
Exploring the Ringtail Cat Trail, Las Trampas, Alamo
Nectar Garden Fun, Coyote Hills
Birding with Kids, Shadow Cliffs, Pleasanton
Learning About Bees: The Great Sunflower Project
The Kora… Outdoor Music at the Farmer’s Market
Gardening with Grandpa