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10 Books for the Little Nature Lover in Your Life

Whether you’re reading in a hammock or heading for a hike, these are books that will resonate with the little naturalist in your life.

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San Francisco’s Coolest New Art Exhibit Puts You in the Painting

Immersive art is all the rage these days at the Asian Art Museum’s TeamLab and Oceanworks exhibits.

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Hello, Winter! All the Best Things to Do with Kids This Season

We’ve got your winter activities covered from ice skating to local hikes.

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Well, Waddle Ya Know? Bette Middler’s Children’s Book to Hit Shelves

Find out what you can expect from Midler’s new kids book.

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Creative Ways to Celebrate Earth Day in Portland with Kids

Nobody reduces, reuses and recycles like Portlanders so when it comes to a holiday honoring Mother Earth, we’re all in, mama!

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4 Ways to Introduce Mindfulness to Children

Making mindfulness part of your parenting toolkit need not be complicated or time-consuming and by incorporating mindful behaviors into your own life, you teach kids valuable skills that will pay big dividends for years to come.

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Moana Is Getting Her Own Disney World Attraction & You’re Welcome

It’s about time this princess got her own attraction.

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The Mile Walk Home from School

What walking home from school taught this mom and her kids.

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Try it Out: Super Nature Adventure Keeps Families on Trails!

This local business is helping kids fall in love with our local trails. Read on to find out more.

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Take Your Nature Walk to the Next Level: Lindsay Wildlife Experience

Are you brave enough to hunt for neon scorpions? Embark on incredible wildlife adventures close to home with these awesome summer programs offered by Lindsay Wildlife Center.

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Coming Soon: A New Bilingual Kid’s Album (That You Will Love, Too)

Here’s why you’ll have “Arriba Abajo,” the upcoming bilingual children’s album from Reston, Virginia based musician, ¡Uno Dos Tres Andrés!, on repeat.

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Green Screen: 5 Kid-Friendly Movies Celebrating Mother Earth

These awe-inspiring films will amaze and entertain the next generation!

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Please Touch! The New Digital Exhibit that Will Blow Their Minds

Chase hundreds of butterflies around the room, watch as digital flowers respond to human touch and even play a futuristic game of hopscotch in a babbling river in this incredible new exhibition.

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9 Kid-Friendly Nature Walks Within 1 Hour of NYC

You may love city living, but that doesn’t mean you can’t crave fresh air and the chance for your kids to frolic in nature every now and again, too. The good news is, the tri-state area boasts plenty of nature…

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The Peanuts Gang Comes to Portland

Charlie Brown is in trouble with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Lucy knows the Earth has 48 suns, and Snoopy and Linus are planting french fries in the garden. These are just a few of the misadventures and explanations gone…

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Inside the Totally Awesome Hidden Villa with Tenaya Schnare

Hidden Villa is a nonprofit educational organization that uses its organic farm, wilderness, and community to teach and provide opportunities to learn about the environment and social justice. It stretches over 1600 acres of open space in the foothills of…

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Behind the Totally Awesome Fort Worth Nature Center with Suzanne Tuttle

Situated on vast area of land, and with more than twenty miles of hiking trails, the Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge invites families to wander through a breathtaking wilderness comprised of forest, prairies, and wetlands that is chock full…

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The Bay Area Discovery Museum: Explore A Tree Sculpture

Detach from asphalt and apartment living and escape giddily into the limitless imaginative possibilities of the tree fort, as The Bay Area Discovery Museum welcomes back outdoor artist Patrick Dougherty this month. In 2004 Dougherty was commissioned to create the…

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A New Way to Celebrate Dr. Seuss

It’s Dr. Seuss’ birthday! Unwrap some fun with new episodes of The Cat In The Hat Knows a Lot About That!, plus a new mobile-friendly game.

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Family Fun: Bay Area Naturalist Leads Kids on Discovery Tours

Ever taken the kids on an hiking adventure of the natural world designed just for them?  No?  Then meet Sharon Barnett, known affectionately as ‘Sharon Heron’ by the many children she works with as a Certified Interpretive Guide and science…

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