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5 Great Tents Make the Outdoors Tent-alizing!

5 Great Tents Make the Outdoors Tent-alizing!

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The World’s First ‘Fairy Tales’ Architecture Storytelling Competition Announces Winners

The World’s First ‘Fairy Tales’ Architecture Storytelling Competition Announces Winners

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Gardenhouse NOA Cabin is an Idyllic Play Space or Cozy Family Cottage

Gardenhouse NOA Cabin is an Idyllic Play Space or Cozy Family Cottage

In the quest for the ultimate kids’ play cabin, there are options ranging from tents and forts to treehouses and hobbit holes, with a thousand variations in between. My own childhood play house was

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The Hartsbrook School’s New Waldorf Early Childhood Building Teaches Kids the Art of Sustainabilty

The Hartsbrook School’s New Waldorf Early Childhood Building Teaches Kids the Art of Sustainabilty

The Hartsbrook School in Northampton, Massachusetts is celebrating their newly constructed environmentally friendly early childhood building. Set on the Waldorf School Hadley campus, parents and staff set

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The Pedia-Pod is a Green Prefabricated Unit Designed to Make Kids Forget They’re in the Hospital

The Pedia-Pod is a Green Prefabricated Unit Designed to Make Kids Forget They’re in the Hospital

Image courtesy of Margaret Badore from Treehugger No matter how colorful and creative the playrooms are in a hospital, kids are still very aware that they’re in a medical facility. But thanks to an

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14 Delightful Hobbit Hole Homes That Will Become Your Child’s Favorite Tiny Hideout

14 Delightful Hobbit Hole Homes That Will Become Your Child’s Favorite Tiny Hideout

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Children’s Library in Mexico Features Bookshelves that Double as Climbing Structures

Children’s Library in Mexico Features Bookshelves that Double as Climbing Structures

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Build Your Own Paper Block City with Paper Punk’s URBAN FOLD Box Set

Build Your Own Paper Block City with Paper Punk’s URBAN FOLD Box Set

Everyone’s an architect with Paper Punk’s new URBAN FOLD paper block box set. Whether you’re 6 or 96, you can instantly build a 3D paper city with this all-inclusive kit that features over 700

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REK Bookcase Jr. Grows to Accommodate Your Child’s Burgeoning Book Collection

REK Bookcase Jr. Grows to Accommodate Your Child’s Burgeoning Book Collection

Wondering how to make room for your tot’s ever-growing tower of treasured tales? The REK Bookcase Jr. is both smart and beautiful — with a classic aesthetic that will earn it a space in your

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The Abington Friends School Garden Station is an Outdoor Classroom Where Children Explore Nature

The Abington Friends School Garden Station is an Outdoor Classroom Where Children Explore Nature

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PLAYOFFICE’s Interactive Play Spaces Unleash the Magic of Childhood

PLAYOFFICE’s Interactive Play Spaces Unleash the Magic of Childhood

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New Green Playground in Brooklyn Designed to Prevent Flooding, Improve Health of City’s Waterways

New Green Playground in Brooklyn Designed to Prevent Flooding, Improve Health of City’s Waterways

This month, Brooklyn’s P.S. 261 unveiled a new green playground designed to absorb storm water runoff and thereby prevent flooding from the Gowanus Canal. Courtesy of New York City and the Trust for

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“Tree House Guru” Builds Remarkable Tree House Classroom for Child Survivors of the Japanese Tsunami

“Tree House Guru” Builds Remarkable Tree House Classroom for Child Survivors of the Japanese Tsunami

Tree houses are excellent places for exploration and play — and for the children of Sendai, Japan, one exquisite tree house is also a site of healing and education. In his film series,

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The SkyHouse Boasts a 50-Foot Climbing Wall & an 80-Foot Slide that Spirals Down Four Stories!

The SkyHouse Boasts a 50-Foot Climbing Wall & an 80-Foot Slide that Spirals Down Four Stories!

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The Wooden Montpelier Community Nursery Emphasizes Outdoor Play in Camden

The Wooden Montpelier Community Nursery Emphasizes Outdoor Play in Camden

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The Farming Kindergarten Boasts a Rooftop Vegetable Garden Where Students Grow Their Own Food

The Farming Kindergarten Boasts a Rooftop Vegetable Garden Where Students Grow Their Own Food

When brilliant design transforms the way children think about the playground, the entire world takes note. Perhaps this is what Vo Trong Nghia Architects had in mind when they designed The Farming

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An Embassy for Refugees Project Pairs Thoughtful Architecture and Human Rights

An Embassy for Refugees Project Pairs Thoughtful Architecture and Human Rights

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Dell Children’s Medical Center in Austin is World’s First LEED for Healthcare Platinum Certification

Dell Children’s Medical Center in Austin is World’s First LEED for Healthcare Platinum Certification

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