Curious About Nature Podcast

Let’s rewild childhood.

Welcome to the Curious About Nature Podcast hosted by Rachel Mills, founder of Buttercup Learning. A podcast for individuals, parents, carers, teachers and home educators interested in exploring the natural world and finding fun ways to connect our young people with nature.

In our podcast, Rachel explores sustainable living, nature connections and rewilding childhood with her guests.

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About the Seasons

Introducing the Curious About Nature Podcast

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This season we bring you episodes on worm farming, carbon footprint, the sharing economy, citizen science and rewilding childhood through working the land and learning about nature in plastic-free magazines. Huge thanks to our fabulous guests. Hope you enjoy it as much as we have in creating it. Please subscribe and share.


Launched on March 1st 2023

Rachel Mills shares her passion to connect children to nature and re-wild her own daughter’s childhood. She invites you to join her for season 2 launched on March 1st, 2023. Listen to a wide range of guests; leading outdoor learning consultants and authors, forest school leaders, Wildlife Community Engagement Officers, lawn care specialists, wildlife documentary camera operators and filmmakers explore learning outdoors.