There is no better place to introduce your kids to the outdoors than your own backyard. The benefits of having a little bit of green space close to home (even if it’s just a raised garden box) are too numerous to list. Of course, topping the list is the proximity to bathrooms! But after that you are only limited by your creativity as to what’s possible. Check out the article and blog posts below for ideas, inspiration, and a whole lot of fun. Keeping the outdoors accessible and close to home is the first step in getting your kids off the couch and outside.