There are plenty of benefits in getting your kids outside. From spending time together as a family to learning about nature and how the world works, outdoor activities are great for development.
Not all my kids are bursting to playing outside. I have one who’s very keen, two who are alright, and one who isn’t a fan. However, when they eventually go out and play, they always have the absolute best time.
It’s easy to stay inside with their creature comforts, but your kids will often be happier (and healthier) after they’ve played outdoors.
Here are five fun ways to get outside as a family this summer.