This has been my summer to get kids to do hard things. Thankfully, I’ve come up with a few strategies to help out.
Do kids hate going outside these days? No, but we might be setting them up so it looks that way. Here are three questions to ask yourself.
Are you treating outside time like a summer chore? Stop requiring your kids to have fun. Instead set them up for success and get out of the way.
If you get outside enough, you build outside memories in the landscape around you, and that landscape becomes meaningful in a different way, every time.
Should mothers really be feeling outdoors shame because they don’t take their kids to the forest? Or is it really a matter of building your family culture?
Teaching environmentalism doesn’t have to be sad, hard, and depressing. Just start in your backyard and take it from there.
A new study shows the ways the outdoors benefits girls and women. How can you help keep your outdoor girl strong?
Is your baby too young to get outside? Of course not. Here are three benefits to getting your kids outdoors when they are really little.
When my daughter disappeared in our woods, I tried not to worry. But the reason surprised even me.
We’re in the middle of another weird winter in my area of the state. First it’s below zero, then it’s 40 and raining, then it’s an ice storm. We’ve had essentially no snow and the ice has been hit or miss. We can’t figure out what to do with ourselves and, especially, what to wear. […]