Today is the first day of a whole new year. Whether you make New Year resolutions or not I encourage all of you to set aside plenty of time to play outdoors this year.
For inspiration I’ve compiled a list of some wonderful posts and articles that I have found over the past month.
Check out this fantastic outdoor music area
The Green Desk is an indispensable resource for anyone seeking information about outdoor environments for children.
Melissa over at Vibrant Wanderings has a beautiful post about three approaches to natural learning
Here’s a lovely article from Cathy Salter – it makes me want to go hiking right now!
This is an amazing story about urban agriculture in Cuba
If you’ve ever considered starting your own Family Nature blog here is a great guide to help you get started.
Learn more about forest schools
Ok, so this isn’t ‘nature’ related but it made me laugh – I know some children who would love an Angry Birds playground.
Here is a rather sad article about the reasons why many children don’t get to play outside.
These are some really amazing pictures of guerrilla gardening – so many ideas!
I love this terrific outdoor classroom and nature program!
So, what exciting outdoor adventures are you planning for the New Year?