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Let Them Build Forts

  Saving Our Children from Nature Deficit Disorder: Idea Three Build a Fort: Children’s Special Play Places When I was a kid I loved the idea of building something myself. I’ve already mentioned the unfortunate saga of…

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Solve the Mystery: Learn to Track

Saving Our Children from Nature Deficit Disorder: Idea Two Solve the Mystery: Learn to Track City folks will have a tougher time making this happen, but if you ever spend time in a country space where there…

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Saving Our Children from “Nature Deficit Disorder”

Saving Our Children from Nature Deficit Disorder: Idea One The Green Hour Childhood obesity and all the health problems that go with it are at an all-time high in the United States. You’ve probably heard about a…

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Last Child in the Woods

Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-deficit Disorder by Richard Louv It’s been over ten years since Richard Louv sounded the warning on our children’s “divorce from nature.” He referred to our younger generation…

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Getting to Me

People of faith often speak of nearness to God. We quote verses that encourage our hearts toward that goal—a sense of well-being and safety. We long for the times we feel that “okayness” that comes when we’re…

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