Category: Connect with Nature

Get Kids Outside with Outdoorsy Friends!

Pictures of Flat Ranger and Flat Bison, colored and outline

Get kids outside and into national parks with National Park Foundation, Flat Ranger and Flat Bison.

It’s time for the Summer’s Synchronous Fireflies Light Show to Begin!

Summer is almost here, and for many of us, it means the nighttime light shows are ready to begin! Its time for fireflies. Here’s where you can find them…

Short or Long-Distance Parenting: 3 Ways to Connect with Your Kids

Whether you’re a long-distance parent, the next town over, or in the next room, here’s three ways to connect with your kids.

This is What it’s All About

City life makes it easy to forget, but when I escape the city, and lose cell reception, it all comes back to me…

Connecting in the Wild: Sunrise

If you’ve got kids, and have ones that wake you up well before dawn, take advantage of the quietest time of the day to get outside.

Just Released: Jack’s Extraordinary Pack of Adventure

Sometimes kids need a little encouragement and confidence when it comes to enjoying the outdoors. If you’re looking to get your kids outside, this may be the very thing to give your little ones that extra help when it comes to spending time in…

Their Love for Nature Begins with You

It’s no secret our kids learn from us by what we do. With the allure of new game apps every day, and the hectic pace of our daily lives, getting outside may not seem like the easiest thing in the world to do. However,…

Get Your 4th Grader’s Free National Parks Pass!

It’s almost summer! If you have a 4th Grader, get your free pass and then plan your vacation to one of many amazing national parks across the US. 

Use Nature to Raise Self-Reliant Kids

In light of the recent “free-range parenting” bill passed in Utah, signed on March 15, 2017 to take effect in May, it got me thinking about children and how we can help develop their independence. Looking for ways to build your child’s independence? Here…

The 10 Days of Dirt Challenge!

Remember the good ole’ days??? The ones where you would stay out all day long, only coming in for lunch, if at all…Wanting to stay out past dark so badly because you were having so much fun. The sun would set. The sky would…