5 Ways to Get Your Teenagers into the Garden

Collaborative post Spending time in the outdoors is good for us. We all know it. Unfortunately my tween-age and teenage daughters don’t get out much. Fizz likes us to go for walks, but I can’t do that yet since my foot surgery. Belle says she loves fresh air, but she doesn’t much enjoy our garden. When my girls were younger they spent hours outside on ride-on toys and on the slide. Later they played on scooters with neighbours, but no this no longer appeals to them. It’s a common teenage problem. It seems more entrenched nowadays with the smartphone and online lifestyle making it harder to get your teenagers into the garden. Tactic no. 1: a suitable and appealing garden space The first goal is to have somewhere nice to…

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