Cheap Dates with Toddlers – Wildlife Viewing

Spring is a great time to explore wetlands parks* and see what kind of wildlife you can spot. Ducklings are a pretty likely bet at most wetlands! Often wetlands parks have boardwalks, where you’ll have to hike out a ways to see the wildlife. Hikes are great activities with toddlers, because they burn off energy […]

Cheap Dates with Toddlers: Nature “Shopping” and scavenger hunts

Are the long months of winter/spring/rainy season getting to you and your kids? Are your kids starting to make you crazy? Here’s a quote I love: “If your kids are bouncing off the walls, remove the walls.” Even if it’s pouring rain, you can still go out in nature. That’s what rain coats and boots […]