Eddy Gilmore: Children thrive when they play outdoors
Published 08/30/2011, Duluth Budgeteer News
Somehow a switch got flipped. My kids went from whining and complaining in an unbearable fashion while hiking in a forced-march fashion through some of the most beautiful country in the Midwest to floating on the wings of eagles as they ran the mile-and-a-half home to the little cabin where we were staying deep in the middle of the Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park in Upper Michigan.Word count: 843
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