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5 Tips to Stay Warm Outside In Winter

1/6/2010 // By Anne Cissel

It’s not bathing suit weather, but winter’s still a great season for outdoor fun. Be prepared! 1. Dress in Layers Wear several layers of clothing and peel them off if you get too warm. The heat captured in between the …

Celebrating Solstice

12/14/2009 // By Mary Quattlebaum

Children’s author Mary Quattlebaum knows how to have a Green Hour even at the the darkest time of the year.

Outdoor Kids: Watch The Sunrise

11/12/2009 // By Rebecca P. Cohen

Fall and winter are great times to catch the sunrise. Watch Rebecca Cohen’s video and read her blog!

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.

5 Tips to Get Off The Couch — And Get Outside!

1/9/2009 // By Anne Cissel

The holidays are over. The prospect of three more months of winter seems, well, HORRIBLE. Everyday I seem to find more reasons to Tether myself to my couch Surf Twitter, Flickr and Facebook Catch up on my Netflix This is …

Time For A Winter Adventure

12/31/2008 // By Liz Soper

When making snow angels isn’t enough enticement to get the kids outside in the cold, NWF’s Liz Soper cooks up a winter adventure.

Wildlife Watch for Bald Eagles this Winter

12/31/2008 // By Jessica Jones

Winter can seem like a difficult time to watch for wildlife. Trees have dropped their leaves, a good number of birds have migrated south and many mammals have gone into hibernation. However, a good naturalist knows that as the seasons …

Shared Moments Make Great Gifts

12/24/2008 // By Mary Quattlebaum

Children’s author Mary Quattlebaum introduces us to one of her favorite books: Snow by Cynthia Rylant.

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