of the things we need to do is to keep our connection to the Earth
strong. The best way to do this is to spend more time in nature or in
natural settings, in other words outside!
such a busy fast paced society people run from their houses to their
cars and then from their cars to work. Once home chores need to get
done and by the time you have the time to get outside it is either too
late or you are too exhausted.
you have a park try stopping by sometime either before or after work
for 15 min. Sit with a tree or watch the clouds. Don't think or do
anything just "be." Make time on weekends to take a hike or get out in
your yard (if you have one) or a park. Share this with your
child(ren). This is important for them to experience. Being part of
nature and experiencing it is so important in this fast paced era.
Don't let Spring slip by without planting something or other even if it's a plant you keep inside. Don't wear gloves either
just sink your hands into the soil and enjoy the feeling of the
earth. Let your children help you and have them write their
experiences as they watch thier personal plants grow and let them know
how important it is to nourish it daily. This teaches a wonderul