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Study: Monkey Bars, Swings Blamed For Spike In Playground Concussions

CHICAGO (CBS/AP) — Playground concussions are on the rise, according to a new government study, and monkey bars and swings are most often involved.

Most injuries studied were mild, but all concussions are potentially serious and the researchers say the trend raises public health and safety concerns. 389 more words


Adulting We Will Go...

Ginger: I’m bored.

Ruby: No one told you to come over here. I did warn you.

Ginger: But I’m bored. And ignoring warnings is usually more exciting. 250 more words


DIY: Monkey Rings and Bars

Monkey rings and bars provide a different form of exercise for young children.  They are an important addition to any outdoor playground.

There is an elaborate wooden playground set in a community park in Pleasant Grove, Utah.   172 more words


96/366 Monkey Bar World

I stopped by Veteran’s Park on the way home today and took a few minutes to try some more experiments at the playground. 

Image taken with iPhone 5s and processed with Snapseed, iColorama and Stackables- 8 more words


Isolated Incidents

“To thine own self be true.” -William Shakespeare

Framing an existence through the filter of personal perception is a simple task for an introvert. We walk through the world as observers, internally commenting on the people and events that paint the landscape of our journeys. 246 more words

Thoughts On The Life Of One

Let Me At Those Monkey Bars!

It was finally here. The day I had been waiting for since the last day of Kindergarten. It wasn’t the new classroom or teacher that I was looking forward to. 341 more words


Trapeze flying

Another check off the bucket list! I’m doing really well with that, if I say so myself.

I went trapeze flying on Friday. It’s something I’ve always wanted to try ever since I saw that… 575 more words

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