Cabrillo National Monument

Cabrillo National Monument

Cabrillo National Monument is Great for Families By Connie Goldin ©2010, Mom to Madre Southern California has been wonderfully wet for the past week. Living in a semi-arid area has its blessings and its concerns. Having enough water for the population is one of them. This week, however, the rain has soaked the earth, perked … Continue reading »
Nature In Our Lives

Nature In Our Lives

Nature in Our Lives By Connie Goldin ©December 31, 2010, Mom to Madre One of the best things parents can do for their children is to provide time spent in nature. There are so many benefits-physical, mental, spiritual, and personal-that it makes sense to make the effort. It is a wonderful bonding opportunity. Experiencing and … Continue reading »

Nature

Connie talks about the benefits to children and families of spending time outdoors and enjoying nature. Nature promotes an awareness and reverence for the beauty in the world, which is very important to a child’s development. You don’t have to go far to find nature-a walk around the block or in the park offers many … Continue reading »