Exploring neighbourhood nature with young children: Nature walks

Every morning before 8am this week we have donned our reusable fabric masks and headed out onto the somewhat less humid streets of our local neighbourhood. Usually by 9 am it feels heavy and close, but yesterday and the day before yesterday the heavy rains of the previous night had cleared and cooled the airContinue reading “Exploring neighbourhood nature with young children: Nature walks”

Nature play: 5 play areas to take outside (come rain or shine)

“Babies thrive out-of-doors. They sleep better, eat better, look better, play better, and learn better. Fresh air both soothes and stimulates. I always tell parents how much more easily they could raise healthy, “happy” children if they would make outdoor living a regular habit for their babies.” – Magda Gerber, Dear Parent: Caring for InfantsContinue reading “Nature play: 5 play areas to take outside (come rain or shine)”