On the shared second place: The Bicycle hug from the Netherlands, the Angrybirds family hug from Russia, and the Yogi-hug from Ukraine 🏆🌲🤗. The runners up will also be welcome to represent their countries in the 2022 World Championships, and will receive an Arctic Cocooning trip with us in the forest 💚 Thank you for these wonderful entries! There…[Read more]
We have a winner 🏆🌲🤗 Lyazzat from Kazakhstan won the TreeHugging2021, with a touching picture of her mother 💚💚💚 This is what the judges had to say: “We never know what to expect when we start going through the hugging pictures. They amaze us with the love, fun and creativity that they present, and of course the trees, big and small.
When we saw…[Read more]
One of the first signs of life in the apple tree baby.
My dear and beloved tree!
On March 4, 2020, on my birthday, I planted a red apple tree to keep it green forever until I was 20 years old. A tree that still can not be embraced, but for me it is very, very dear and attractive. I love my tree.
Once upon a time, there was a girl who was very sad. She wanted to hide her sadness from everyone. So she decided to hug a tree and bury her crying face in its rough bark. And when first strong emotions faded, sudden she felt supported. Colossal tree remained silent and indifferent, but the girl who wrapped her arms around the…[Read more]
My favorite tree is a young pine in Saint-Petersburg. It grows in Alexandrino Park, near the art school, as known as Chernyshova Dacha, the historical building of XVIII century.
I was impressed by this tree when I’ve seen it. It stands by itself, for now little and weak, but it has a big potential. I think when it grows up, i…[Read more]