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The importance of outdoor play

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Sharon Curtain, our go-to dietitian who writes for us, is a mother of 2 cheeky boys and has worked in hospitals, community and in the food industry for over 18 years. With ipads and other computing devices becoming so prevalent in our homes Sharon shares the importance of outside play for our toddlers and kids.

I’m a summer kind of person and over the cold months, if I don’t make a concerted effort to plan activities and play dates, I can get to dinner time without leaving the house. Not only do I then suffer through two boys going crazy with energy to burn, but also there’s a host of research to suggest they’re missing out vital development only nature can provide.

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