Do you want to spend more time in nature? If so, forget the scenic vistas , popular parks, and wild destinations; there's is an enormity of nature in your yard, even if it is the size of a postage stamp. Here's a starter list of ideas for easy ways to get more time outside. Garden … Continue reading Nearest Nature: Spend Time in Your Yard
I really like this new campaign by the US Forest Service and Ad Council: Every neighborhood has a naturehood. I'm not sure that it's a brand-new idea—Canada has a naturehood program too, as do some individual communities—but it does have some great messaging about getting outside. https://youtu.be/zuNqLVOSnCs What's a naturehood? A naturehood is simply nearby nature: parks and other … Continue reading Find Your Naturehood
I have a hard time working out for less than 30 minutes. If I got for a run, it has to be at least 3 miles long so that it will take about 30 minutes. The idea of working out for a shorter duration of time—even if it’s extremely tough—feels wrong to me. Even knowing … Continue reading What is nature?