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  • 10 Outdoor Nature Games for Kids

    October 3, 2018

    Getting your kids outside can sometimes be a bit of a struggle. Challenge your kids to play some nature games outside and before you know it, they’ll be begging to play more outdoor games. Most of these games require little preparation and few supplies while a few require some planning ahead. All will be a …

  • Find Urban Nature in Your Backyard

    September 27, 2018

    Nature is often thought of as being far away from the city, untouched by humans. In reality, nature can be found in the dense, urban environment of a city. Nature is everywhere, sometimes you just need to look a bit harder for it. Below are a few ideas to find nature in your neighborhood. Take …

  • 50 Fall Activities for Families

    September 24, 2018

    Autumn is a spectacular season with crisp leaves and cooler weather. Take advantage of the changing season by enjoying some fall specific outdoor activities like going apple picking or jumping in a leaf pile. We put together a list of our favorite 50 fun fall outdoor activities so you can enjoy this season to its …

  • Happening This Weekend- Go Outside Today and Everyday

    September 21, 2018

    This weekend marks the official beginning of Fall.  Visit the Project Nature Activities page to discover events happening this weekend in and around the Greater Seattle area. Keep reading below to learn more about events happening outside this weekend. Go outside today and everyday! Happy Fall! Cast Off – Sunday Public Sail Sunday, September 23rd, 2018 …

  • The Time is Now for Project Nature

    September 18, 2018

    Welcome to Project Nature As a pediatrician, I am passionate about the health benefits of a childhood spent in nature. These benefits are many—increased curiosity, attention, school performance, and pro-social behaviors as well as lower risk to develop obesity, ADD/HD, anxiety and depression. Children who are connected to nature are more willing to protect nature …