April 2015 Blog Posts (6)

Family Farm Day Gives Kids Dose of Vitamin "N"

Nature Rocks Homer's annual Family Farm Day in Alaska brought over 200 people - young and old - out into the sunshine this month!

 

Family Farm Day Gives Kids Dose of Vitamin "N"…

Continue

Added by Carmen Field on April 24, 2015 at 10:22am — No Comments

Banyan Bliss, an Eco Homestead!

Banyan Bliss is an Eco friendly homestead created to offer children and parents a time and space to connect with nature. We are blessed to be based in the western Ghats in India.

Western Ghats is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is one of the eight "hottest hotspots" of biological diversity in the world. It is sometimes called the Great Escarpment of India.



The area is one of the world's ten "Hottest biodiversity hotspots" and has over 7,400 species of flowering plants, 139… Continue

Added by Beena Nair on April 23, 2015 at 8:01pm — No Comments

Hooray For Dirt!

For generations, parents have understood that playing outdoors is good for kids. Grandparents know that fresh air is good for a fussy baby. There’s even folk wisdom that says every person should eat a peck of dirt before they die! Science is now catching up with common sense as study after study shows just how beneficial nature is for us physically, cognitively, emotionally, and spiritually. It is worth taking a closer look at that peck of dirt…

The book…

Continue

Added by Julia Cadieux on April 2, 2015 at 9:39am — No Comments

101 Ways to Get Kids Outside & Spark a Love of Nature

I compiled this list based on all the activities and playing I've done with my two kids over the past six years. Most of these are easy and free ways to be outside and have fun!

https://thesupportedparent.wordpress.com/2015/04/01/101-ways-to-get-kids-outside-spark-a-love-of-nature/…

Continue

Added by Julia Cadieux on April 2, 2015 at 8:00am — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

© 2017   Created by amy pertschuk.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service