Start your own Sundowner Club

by Petra Vandecasteele, Editor

Nowadays, all we hear is ‘No time, lots of stress’ when it comes to spending quality time as a family. Bonding as a family seems to become a rarity, let alone bonding with nature.

All too often, children spend their increasingly limited free time plugged into a play station, computer, cell phone or other electronic device. And what’s worse, this addiction to cyber space has replaced children’s much needed time outdoors. By allowing this to happen, many parents unknowingly deprive their children of one of their basic human rights: the gift of nature. Laugh if you wish, but being disconnected from nature results in physical and emotional imbalance, violence and mismanagement of natural resources. Continue reading “Start your own Sundowner Club”