information for parents on the benefits of nature in your child’s development
-There’s No Such Thing as Bad Weather, A Scandinavian Mom’s Secrets for Raising Healthy, Resilient, and Confident Kids by Linda Akeson McGurk
-Your Brain on Nature, The Science of Nature’s Influence on Your Health, Happiness, and Vitality by Eva M. Selhub, M.D. and Alan C. Logan, N.D.
– NY Times article on babies and dirt exposure
-Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder, Richard Louv
-Barefoot and Balanced, Angela J. Hanscom Book about the necessity of outdoor free play for optimal physical and mental development