Taking the kids: To Aspen this summer and fall
Eileen with CamelBak on the road to Maroon Bells near Aspen CO

Taking the kids: To Aspen this summer and fall

Everyone who visits Aspen — summer, fall or winter — should make time for an ACES activity, whether guided hike (there are free guided walks), winter snowshoe tours, storytelling, free junior naturalist activity books and the chance to visit the resident rescued Golden Eagle, Red Tailed Hawk and Great Horned Owl that can no longer live in the wild

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THE MORTON ARBORETUM

The Gateway to Tree Science, a living exhibit, is open at The Morton Arboretum in Illinois. It is interactive and designed to bring tree science and research to life.

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STEAMBOAT SPRINGS

Steamboat Springs is in the heart of an expansive valley in northern Colorado. It is easy to participate in a variety of activities there while maintaining social distance.

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KIAWAH ISLAND GOLF RESORT

Kiawah Island Golf Resort in South Carolina offers 5-star accommodations on the Atlantic Ocean. Social distancing is easy to do at this Resort thanks to the wide open spacious beaches and sprawling sanctuary.

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DEVELOPING SOCIAL SKILLS AT HOME

It looks like millions of American kids will not be returning to the classroom this fall due to COVID-19. Parents can use the following tips to help their offspring develop socially and emotionally while at home:

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COVID SAFETY LITERATURE FOR KIDS

Facemask Fun with Hamilton, written by Renuka Christoph, is a children’s book series that promotes COVID safety practices. It features Hamilton the investigator who shares his thoughts and adventurous experiences.

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Taking the Kids: Even if it rains, glamping is still fun
Bald eagle sighted on our fly-fishing trip at Paws Up Resort

Taking the Kids: Even if it rains, glamping is still fun

For the uninitiated, glamping means experiencing the outdoors without the work or challenges (except maybe weather!) that camping typically requires

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