My kids go outside daily because they want to go outside daily. In fact, they love being outside. It is easily their happy place. So how did I get so lucky? Is it genetic? The fact is, I have worked with purpose to instill these values in my kids and it is not a coincidence that they have grown into who they are today. But it’s also not that hard.
– Kate Koch-Sundquist, “How to Raise Nature-Loving Kids in a Media-Loving World,” 365Outside.org (March 13, 2016)