Getting kids out in nature

I think this is a grape hyacinth. I planted tones of them (because I think they are great) but I never took note on what they are.

I think this is a grape hyacinth. Last fall, I planted lots of them (because I think they’re great) but I forgot to note what they are.

Here’s a great article by my husband about getting kids interested in nature. It includes a photo of our backyard garden and a photo of a pill bug in our daughter’s hand – as soon as I let go of her hand, she popped one of them into her mouth (I made her spit it out – I can’t imagine that a pill bug tastes good!).



Update: I was asked to include a more zoomed out picture – so here it is