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As I (finally) write our inaugural newsletter, I share with you a year that was packed with experiences, growth, and challenges. Join me in revisiting the year that passed, delving into our milestones, addressing the hurdles, and peeking into the horizon that promises new adventures and opportunities.
Whether you're a nature lover, an avid birder, or just looking for a unique experience, observing the courtship behaviours of various animals is truly a remarkable and unforgettable experience. From the intricate dances of the Sage Grouse to the unusual rituals of porcupines, these fascinating displays of affection and reproduction are an integral part of the natural world.
Technology and modern lifestyles have changed the way we interact with nature, leaving kids indoors more often than not. It’s time for parents to take action and get their kids outside! Let’s explore why it’s so important for kids to get out and get back in touch with nature.
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Living a sustainable lifestyle at home may be second nature by now, but what about when you venture out into a new environment for family fun this summer? With a little extra planning you can still have a terrific time while leaving nature exactly just as you found it when hiking, camping, or exploring.
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Living a sustainable lifestyle at home may be second nature, but what about when you venture out into a new environment for fun family activities? With a little extra planning, you can still have a terrific time while leaving minimal impact when hiking, camping, or exploring.
Mother Nature is a strong and consistent force in our lives, just like any mother in our lives who work hard and keep on going.  Why don’t we look at some beautiful, simple and environmentally friendly art!
A community garbage cleanup can be a fun and educational experience for your entire family. It’s a chance to connect with nature while taking care of the planet. In this blog post, we’ll sharesome tips on how to make your neighbourhood Earth Day Clean up a success.
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The aurora borealis (northern lights) put on their dance about 60 miles above the earth’s surface when electrically charged particles collide with gasses in the atmosphere.

Don’t live far enough north? No worries. There are plenty of videos online that show the northern lights. Maybe you can watch them in a dark room at night to make it more interesting.

Winter brings special opportunities for creative expression. Nature herself creates a gallery of wonderwhen the temperatures dip below freezing and provides a canvas of white snow. It almost begs for us toget out thereandaddsome of our own personal creativity.

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Whether your children will enrol in a summer scouts program or go boating or camping, knot tying is an essential survival skill. These knots can come in handy outdoors, from tying a simple square knot to creating a bowline.