Monthly Archives: December 2011

Mom says “Go outside and play!” Now What?

My Mother used to say “Go Outside and Play!” and I would say “with who?”  Then I would grab a book and read under a tree somewhere.  Parent’s today are afraid to say “Go Outside and Play!”  Parents are afraid that … Continue reading

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Play in Nature……….Which is Real?

   For years I have wanted to swim with dolphins. I have wanted to snorkel and experience the wonder of the ocean. My grandson Christopher and I used to lie in bed at night and talk about what it would … Continue reading

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Sunset Cruise Key West Style!

I used to think that writing about Play in Nature was just going to be kids in dirt piles playing and making mud pies.  That is not what it is turning out to be here on my Play in Nature … Continue reading

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