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.
We decided to travel to Washington, D.C. for our spring break. It’s a great place, but it turns out, there’s no place like home.
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.
In this latest installment of Great Hikes for Kids, we visit the Blagden Preserve on Mount Desert Island for woods and shore in one two-mile walk.
If you are heading to Canada to celebrate their 150th anniversary, you’ll want to plan ahead for this one critical item.
When my daughter disappeared in our woods, I tried not to worry. But the reason surprised even me.
We just wrangled another science fair in our house. These are voluntary affairs at the elementary level in our district and prepping for one is an exhausting family ritual. I’m gratified that our kids usually want to do them, but adding a project to our busy evening agendas can get a bit stressful. In addition, […]