Every day, the evidence grows stronger for the benefits of nature for children.

Children who grew up around lots of green space had a reduction in risk of developing mental disorders in adulthood.
minutes in an urban park can improve happiness and wellbeing, regardless of whether the time is spent exercising.
Untitled design (4)
Children are
times more physically active when outdoors than when indoors.

Bringing nature back into childhood may have the following effects.

Improves mental health

Makes kids happier

Boosts memory

Leads to better social skills

Gets kids moving

Preserves eyesight

Improves attention

Activates the whole sensory system

Teaches responsibility

Reduces stress and fatigue

Promotes creativity

Fosters a sense of wonder

Builds confidence

Learn more about the many benefits of Nature for a child's mental, social, physical and academic well being.

Teens can be a tough sell if you’re trying to convince them to spend time...
Spending time outdoors as a family is a great way to bond, have fun, and...
Community gardening is an excellent way to bring people together and promote sustainable, healthy living....
You’ve brought nature into your child’s life on a regular basis. Your nature baby became...
A family vacation is a perfect time to get a super dose of nature in...
The benefits of being outside don’t end when children head off to school. Learning outdoors...
Just because it’s winter does not mean we take a hiatus from outdoor activities with...
If there’s one thing about toddlers and young kids-they sure are busy little people! That’s...
“If I had influence with the good fairy who is supposed to preside over the...
This fun and easy project is also an excellent way to spend some time outdoors...
If there is one new habit your children should adopt, it’s nature journaling. Nature journaling...
Leaves. They’re gorgeous. And, as it’s fall in the northern hemisphere, they’ll very likely, very...

Bring nature to your family.

A crash course on bringing nature into your child's live straight to your inbox.


* indicates required