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6 Unique Ways To Transform Your Yard Into An Outdoor Haven For Any Kid

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With the uptick in popularity of video games and the Internet over the last 25 years, kids have been spending less time outside and more time in front of screens, and many feel it’s time to reverse this trend. Unstructured outdoor play increases brain development, improves cognitive function, and helps build fine and gross motor skills, as well as critical thinking and problem solving behaviors. 

Now that families are leading greener, more sustainable lifestyles, people are seeking alternatives to the plastic outdoor toys that are so common. They want their kids to have that super important outdoor time while being mindful of their impact.

The solution lies in creating a nature inspired outdoor play space. From mud kitchens to sandboxes, these are the easy to design, kid-friendly play spaces that will excite and engage any child, no screens required.