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10 Nature books on my reading list this Summer 

With the Summer Solstice this Friday, I hope many of you are able to take a few days or weeks off to unwind and enjoy some sunny weather (haha!), relaxing on a beach, in a garden, or on a comfy sofa reading a good book or two (the latter being the most likely if you’re in the rainy UK). In my quest to nourish my mind with inspiring and thought-provoking knowledge about the natural world, I’ve collected nature book recommendations from many of you on Instagram – thank you! I’m sharing them with you here as a Summer reading list, with a few thoughts on the ones I’ve read and some notes on why I’m excited about the ones I...

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Christmas decoration template

To celebrate the festive season and say thank you for your support in the we are stardust adventure, I have gifted you presents on each Sunday in Advent. For this last Sunday in Advent, I've created two simple decorations using the reindeer and christmas tree illustrations from my Christmas cards. They are free to download, easy to make and would be perfect as a stocking filler and Christmas Day or Boxing Day activity. If you haven't seen the other gifts, take a look at the Christmas cracker template  and the cracker facts, both free to download. Do tag any photos of your creations with #stardustadvent2018 as I'd love to see what you create. - Download the Christmas decoration template [PDF, 2.3MB] - ...

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