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Free Range Kids free chapter

I love free stuff, and I love idea behind the book Free Range Kids, so naturally I love it that author Lenore Skenazy has uploaded the introduction of her book for free viewing. Here in the nice, safe, scurvy-free twenty-first century we worry about our kids riding their bikes to the library, or walking to read more »

Free range kids

Happy Friday! I’ve been too cranky lately so I was planning to post something happy and non-controversial this morning, but then I saw this: a mother in New York City lets her 9 year old child ride the subway. Alone! I met a guy at a party last week who makes his daughter phone home read more »

@ladyfleur Yep, I’m a fan of @FreeRangeKids

@ladyfleur Yep, I’m a fan of @FreeRangeKids

RT @FreeRangeKids: Let’s Kill the “Kids Get Poison…

RT @FreeRangeKids: Let’s Kill the “Kids Get Poisoned on Halloween” Myth. How? VIDEOTAPE YOUR KIDS EATING UNWRAPPED CANDY! bit.ly/QIlPPv

Bless you

It’s not really my thing, but some of you may enjoy the photos from a blessing of bikes in Menlo Park, California this last weekend. St Bedes Episcopal Church is on Sand Hill Road, a very popular riding route for avid cyclists from all around the San Francisco Peninsula. Rev. Jane McDougle says the blessing read more »

Biking to school: Controversial

Free Range Kids blogs reports on the same old same old situation of a school banning bike riding and asks why biking to school became ‘controversial,’ this time in Arlington, MA (near Boston). And so it goes: Common sense — and the fact that this is one of the bikingest places in America — would read more »