Rachelle Gaynor, a write for AccuWeather.com recently wrote an article discussing the benefits of allowing your children to play outdoors during winter. Some of the benefits she describes are strengthened immune system, dross-motor development, use of imagination and problem solving, as well as, vitamin D. Gaynor also gives safety steps to ensure your child doesn’t become ill or get frostbite. Her article exemplifies why Kids Country promotes going outside at all times of the year and proves that outdoor play is not only fun, but a natural learning environment!

Read Rachelle Gaynor’s article “Four Crucial Ways Playing Outdoors in Winter Benefits Children,” and see why Kids Country supports outdoor play year round!