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How to Inspire a Love of Nature in Your Kid

Posted by Karen Nierlich on

How to Inspire a Love of Nature in Your Kid

Start early and bring your kids to nature on a regular basis is the only secret I know of to inspire a love of nature. Dentist say teach your toddler to brush their teeth so it becomes a routine from the start. Educators say read to your baby and toddler. Make going outdoors a part of your daily or weekly baby and toddler routine. While you are outside, share with your child your observations of plants and seeds, animals, rocks, and stars. Share your wonder of nature's beauty and complexity!  I lived in a major city when my two children were born and still live in...

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