EXPLORE MORE - WORRY LESS: Our kids depend on it.

I have been asked to contribute with 19 other expert bloggers to the Blog Series, Happy New Year, Healthy Kids http://theinspiredtreehouse.com/happy-new-year-healthy-kids-home/ about exploration with children outdoors. Here is my contribution: I have such fond memor ..

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Be the change you want to see.

A few weeks ago, in the beautiful state of New Hampshire, we had our fall TimberNook training. We had providers come as far as Ohio, Florida, and even New Zealand to train with us for a week. It was truly inspiring to see the amazing individuals that are stepping forward to b ..

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More than just play.

When I tell people I'm a pediatric occupational therapist and that I run nature programming, a look of confusion often crosses their face. "Huh?" "You're a special needs camp?" "I don't get it. You're going to do occupational therapy with our children?" From ..

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I am Lucky.

“I am Lucky.” I sometimes imagine kids saying this to me as they are covered in mud, running through the woods, or painting the chicken coop with their original art. Instead I get, “I just love this camp!” and “I’m coming back next year ..

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