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Download There's No Such Thing as Bad Weather A Scandinavian Mom's Secrets for Raising Healthy Resilient and Confident Kids from Friluftsliv to Hygge ☆ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Ù “A perfect antidote t“A perfect antidote to the hyper vigilant extra electrified standardized tested house arrested 21st century childhood” Richard Louv bestselling author of Last Child in the Woods and Vitamin N Bringing Up Bébé meets Last Child in the Woods in this lively insightful memoir about a mother who sets out to discover if the nature centric parenting philosophy of her native Scandinavia holds the key to healthier happier lives for her American childrenWhen Swedish born Linda McGurk moved to small town Indiana with her American husband to start a family she uickly realized that her outdoorsy ways were not the norm In Sweden children play outside all year round regardless of the weather and letting young babies nap outside in freezing temperatures is not only common it is a practice recommen. I feel the need to ualify my two star review here I agreed with every bit of p

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Ded by physicians In the US on the other hand she found that the playgrounds which she had expected to find teeming with children were mostly deserted In preschool children were getting drilled to learn academic skills while their Scandinavian counterparts were climbing trees catching frogs and learning how to compost Worse she realized that giving her daughters the same freedom to play outside that she had enjoyed as a child in Sweden could uickly lead to a visit by Child Protective ServicesThe brewing culture clash finally came to a head when McGurk was fined for letting her children play in a local creek setting off an online firestorm when she expressed her anger and confusion on her blog The rules and parenting philosophies of her native country and her adopted homeland were worlds. This was a very intriguing book and one I would recommend for educators people

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There's No Such Thing as Bad Weather A Scandinavian Mom's Secrets for Raising Healthy Resilient and Confident Kids from Friluftsliv to HyggeApartStruggling to fit in and to decide what was best for her children McGurk turned to her own childhood for answers Could the Scandinavian philosophy of “there is no such thing as bad weather only bad clothes” be the key to better lives for her American children And how would her children’s relationships with nature change by introducing them to Scandinavian concepts like friluftsliv “open air living” and hygge the coziness and the simple pleasures of home McGurk embarked on a six month long journey to Sweden to find out There’s No Such Thing as Bad Weather is a fascinating personal narrative that highlights the importance of spending time outdoors and illustrates how the Scandinavian culture could hold the key to raising healthier resilient and confident children in Americ. This book is a beautiful blend of memoir and research McGurk perfectly describ