A summer nature journal is the perfect way to sharpen your observation skills while keeping your writing sharp. The only thing you need is a journal and a project. How about micro terrarium? They’re easy to make and fun to observe.
All you need is a small container, some small plants like clover from the yard or a micro variety of a plant from the local nursery. You can even grow herbs if you’d like. Next you’ll need a small container that’s attractive and easy to seal. The last thing you’ll need is gravel, sand, and soil for your plants.
Not sure how to get it all together? Here’s a video from StormTheCastle.com that will take you through it step-by-step.