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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…

It’s World Oceans Day -Take 5 Minutes to Teach Your Kids About Plastics

It’s World Oceans Day! -A great time to talk with your kids about the impact of plastics on our oceans, but even if it’s already dinnertime where you are, don’t fret! It’s not too late! Here’s what you can do…

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.

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. 

Green Therapy: Strengthening Your Relationships Is Easier Than You Might Think

My son and I often sit in the same room where I do my work, and he reads and plays on his Kindle. Seemingly really happy, he laughs and giggles at the people on his screen for as long as I’ll let him. While…

Nature and Technology: Why We Need Both

We live in an electronic world. As much as I would love to deny my child screens in all forms, it’s just not practical…