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BlogPlayground Maintenance and Inspection: Natural Play Areas

Nature play is ever changing with the dawn of a new day and each change of season. Inspection and management protocols need to be just as flexible.

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BlogStaying Active Outdoors over the Winter Months

Winter is here, and cold weather is a regular occurrence this time of year. However, even when the weather is cold, there are benefits to being outdoors

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BlogTinkering and its Relationship with Problem Solving

In his latest blog, Dr. Stuart Brown talks about how those who played with their hands when young may be able to problem solve better than those who did not.

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BlogAugmenting Trails and Pathways to Encourage Active Communities

Communities looking to energize a space are turning to existing pathway and trail networks to create active living opportunities for families!

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BlogImaginative and Pretend Play: Imaginative Play is an Important Behavior to Promote Lifelong Creativity

The greatest value of play is gained when one experiences it as a joy-producing and life-enhancing "state of being."

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BlogHealth and Well-Being Benefits of Dog Parks

In recent years, there has been an accumulation of evidence that associates dogs with physical, mental, and social dimensions of human health.

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BlogDon't wait til the new year to start thinking healthy!

Why wait for January to start a healthy lifestyle? Here are a few helpful tips you can follow NOW to get back on track instead of waiting for the new year.

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BlogImaginative and Pretend Play: Observing the Natural Development of Imaginative and Pretend Play in Infancy

The way a safe and well-fed infant matures and spontaneously begins to play is affirmation of its nature as being part of our human design to play.

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BlogNature Play Inspired Activities

Naturalized play environments not only add play value, but increase physical activity, social interactions, and environmental sustainability.