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Outdoor Kids: Tag and Rolling Down Hills

7/30/2009 // By Rebecca P. Cohen

Rebecca Cohen plays tag and rolls down a hill, first on her own–then in a big plastic ball. Read more >

Week Three: Get Out and Grow Some Bubbles!

7/27/2009 // By Jennifer Ward

Jennifer Ward shares tips for making GINORMOUS bubbles outside. Read more >

Outdoor Kids: “Forced” Family Fun

7/23/2009 // By Rebecca P. Cohen

Forcing fun isn’t really possible, but when my kids are having trouble peeling themselves away from video games, I have been known to put my foot down and take them outside. After just a few minutes, they forget that I […] Read more >

Week Two: A “Bugly” Scavenger Hunt

7/21/2009 // By Jennifer Ward

Bugs are everywhere in nature, regardless of whether you’re a city dweller or a country dweller. I encourage you to take a walk with your kids and see just what you can find as you embark on a Bugly Scavenger Hunt. Read more >

Week One: Let’s Go Outside!

7/14/2009 // By Jennifer Ward

Jennifer Ward, author of Let’s Go Outside, tells us how to make a “toad castle.” Read more >

Facebook Fans Love to Read!

7/13/2009 // By Mary Quattlebaum

Our fans on Facebook share their favorite children’s books about the outdoors. Read more >

Camping and Scavenger Hunt

7/10/2009 // By Rebecca P. Cohen

Rebecca Cohen of RebeccaPlants.com shares her family’s campout–in writing and video. Read more >

A Green-Read Hour

7/8/2009 // By Mary Quattlebaum

Green Hour readers share their favorite kids’ books about the outdoors with Mary Quattlebaum. Read more >

Outdoor Kids: Family Game Night

6/24/2009 // By Anne Cissel

One mom explores the joys of a community Green Hour in Portland, Ore. Read more >

Growing Green and Going Wild

6/9/2009 // By Mary Quattlebaum

Children’s author Mary Quattlebaum wants to know your favorite outdoor kids’ books. Read more >