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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!

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 »