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Feral Kids Wanted...

“Passion is lifted from the earth itself by the muddy hands of the young; it travels along grass-stained sleeves to the heart. If we are going to save environmentalism and the environment, we must also save an endangered indicator species: the child in nature.”

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The Decision to Homeschool

We have a busy, hectic home. It is loud and there is a lot of unsolicited nudity.  At a time when many parents look forward to sending their children to school, we are keeping ours home. 921 more words

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How to cure children of 'nature-deficit disorder'

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By Russ Van Arsdale, executive director Northeast CONTACT

Posted July 25, 2016, at 6:50 a.m.

Parents concerned that their youngsters are spending too much time in front of screens have a place to turn: the great outdoors.

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Book Review: Last Child in the Woods - Richard Louv

I knew before I began Last Child in the Woods that I was likely to find myself agreeing with Richard Louv. Children today play outside less than previous generations. 499 more words

Book Reviews

My peace

“Time spent in nature is the most cost-effective and powerful way to counteract the burnout and sort of depression that we feel when we sit in front of a computer all day.” -Richard Louv… 404 more words

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What I Read - May 2016

Paper TownsJohn Green (Penguin Books, 2008)

Before I Fall – Noah Hawley (Grand Central Publishing, 2016)

Housekeeping – Marilynne Robinson (Harper Perennial, 2005) 127 more words

Book Reviews

Metti un libro ecologista sul comodino

In tempi di Amazon ed e-book ci vuole coraggio a fare i librai, e se si vuole restare indipendenti e trasformare il proprio spazio in un emporio culturale ricco di attività, spesso gratuite, forse anche un po’ di pazzia. 624 more words

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