Why You Should Try And Take Your Work Outdoors

Why You Should Try And Take Your Work Outdoors

Staying trapped indoors has created what health experts call a "nature deficit disorder" -- depression or anxiety resulting from too little time spent outside. Getting outdoors can do great things for your health. Reducing stress, lowering blood pressure and improving immune function are among nature’s health benefits. What's more, incorporating elements of nature into your workday can also give your brain a boost, resulting in increased productivity, focus and creativity.

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Earth Day is coming! Celebrate on April 22nd!

Earth Day is an annual event celebrated on April 22. Worldwide, various events are held to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First celebrated in 1970, Earth Day events in more than 193 countries are now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network.

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​​​​​​​Friluftsliv: Tips From the Swedish Parents’ Playbook

​​​​​​​Friluftsliv: Tips From the Swedish Parents’ Playbook

Friluftsliv: Tips From the Swedish Parents’ Playbook

Living in the US for the last 10 years, I sometimes find it hard to adjust. My way of life growing up in Sweden was instilled with friluftsliv, the Swedish term for living close to nature.  Read more and learn how you can instill some friluftsliv in your family and community.

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Our Favorite Nature Inspired Valentines' Day Activities

Our Favorite Nature Inspired Valentines' Day Activities

We love encouraging our Explorers’ to celebrate love and practice kindness. While Valentines’ Day has become more about candy overload and plastic trinkets, we’ve gathered our top three nature inspired ways to celebrate that are sure to please. These activities are all outdoors, and are open-ended to give any Explorer the room to be creative and discover just the way the like.

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