Nature Journaling

 Have you ever thought about comparing your personal growth to nature?

Even if you are a person that does not enjoy writing a lot, journaling allows you to create your own style, and you can choose the length and format of your writing. Journaling is the practice of writing and expressing your thoughts in order to have a more clear understanding of them.  

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Crafting With Nature

If you are someone who enjoys arts and crafts you have found the perfect post. Painting can be quite expensive if you are considering oil paints and professional art supplies, but you can make art by using items that you can find outside!! Nature holds all colors possible in flowers, grass, soil etc… By compressing things such as leafs, flowers, grass, etc… and mixing these items with some water you can easily make water color paint. It as a very easy activity to create and it would even save you some money. Not only that but you can also create natural paint brushes by attaching grass or flowers to small branches with a rubber band; this will create different stroke patterns and it is also money efficient. Truly you can do these activities without spending a single dollar because all the materials you need are right out of your door. You can do these activities with friends or if you have an audience of smaller children, they would love this. It enhances fine motor skills and lets them explore different mediums and textures.

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Nature for the Win

When you walk around a college campus and look at the buildings and scenery, have you taken the time to look at the amount of greenspaces that are around?. If you are a college student wouldn’t you want your campus to have various green spaces for sports, meditation or to simply hangout with friends or do homework? In this article, we will look at the relationship between college campus green spaces and student mental health and academic achievement.

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Personal Story: Cristina

“When your love for the ocean is greater than the fear of drowning: darling, you will surely swim”-sonia.

This is a quote that has a lot of meaning ever since I discovered it. I like it because it connects nature to self courage and beliefs; I took it as, as long as we appreciate nature, it will do no harm to us. You are meant to discover love and that beats anything.