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And hey, we’re part of the technological age – so even a quick web search will help give you some ideas on what you can do to get your family outdoors. Start with a picnic. Plan a short walk through a local park. Try camping in your back yard. Check out the Children and Nature Network for local groups that promote this theme.
We owe it to our children to introduce them to the wonderful world outdoors and I promise you that you will find benefits as well!