A pediatric physiotherapist and nature play program director discusses why active outdoor play is so important for kids’ development.
Parents who love running often wonder whether their kids can join them. It depends on the age of the kids—and the parents’ expectations.
As parents, it can be anxiety-inducing to watch our children take part in risky play. These tips will help you to support and encourage them.
These active outdoor games are variations of Hide and Seek. They’ll get kids moving and having fun while remaining physically distanced.
Playgrounds should be fun, welcoming, accessible spaces for all kids. Here’s a look at how to make them more inclusive.
If your kids are learning from home this school year, here are some DIY ideas for ways to get them moving outdoors during “recess” time.
There’s a steep hill in our local forest that my kids (ages one, four, and six) love to scale. It’s muddy, slippery, and full of tree roots, with ample opportunities to fall, get up, and fall again. I absolutely love watching them challenge themselves to do this, because I can see how it builds their … Continued
You’ll likely remember these five classic games from your own childhood. Teach your kids these fun new-to-them games, and then play along with them!
Steve Morris offers advice and insights to parents as they navigate the world of youth sports.
As her son returns to the rink, a hockey parent reflects on the sport’s importance to her family and the happy memories they’ve created around it.