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01 May, 2017

How to Evaluate a Playground

 Public playgrounds are a priceless amenity for parents and children all over the country. They offer kids the opportunity to play and burn off their energy outside while building social skills and promoting healthy physical development. Unfortunately, playgrounds aren’t all constructed to meet the same safety standards, and differ wildly from place to place. Some playgrounds, particularly older ones,...

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19 Apr, 2017

Helping Your Child Build Healthy Play Habits

Since the 1960s, adult obesity rates in the US have more than doubled, causing an enormous health crisis in the country. There are a number of reasons for this, and one of the most important is our increasingly sedentary lifestyle. Unlike earlier generations, we spend our time being passively entertained with electronic devices instead of going outside. For many of...

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15 Apr, 2017

4 Play Ideas to Soothe Your Autistic Child

Kids with autism can easily become overwhelmed by unwelcome sensory stimulation, while also not receiving enough stimulation through other senses. This can feel very stressful, and they may engage in self-soothing behaviors to help them cope. One way that parents can help their kids cope and manage these issues is to engage in sensory play. By exploring different types of...

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15 Apr, 2017

Swinging Monkey Products Sold at Walmart

Swings are iconic parts of summer fun and relaxation. These classic forms of fun can be installed on a wide variety of structures, though the classic tree is best. Instead of focusing on a swing set at a playground, a simple board on a couple ropes, or something as rustic as an old tire, consider using something more comfortable, modern,...

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15 Apr, 2017

Swinging Monkey Products Sold at Amazon

Weather permitting, the majority of the year you can find an excuse to go outside for fun. One of the most recognized and fun tools you can use is a swing! Hanging from any support strong enough, most think of a sturdy tree to hang outdoor web swings from Amazon. Swings can be used for exercise, or a comfortable chair...

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