Welcome to P.L.A.Y.!

Passionate Learning All Year

Nature Alliteration Adventures:

Click on any of these free adventures that are designed to inspire and encourage you and your family to get outdoors, get curious, and engage daily with your own P.L.A.Y. nature!






Book Look:

Enjoy reading these FREE classic nature story chapters, for you and your family, with matching P.L.A.Y.-filled adventure activity suggestions and local photos of flora and fauna from the New England settings.

Assorted Animals





Additional reviews of related P.L.A.Y.ful children’s literature nature books are included to set you up for success on your next trip to the library or bookstore.


These are longer and more in-depth posts sharing books and authors that have made all the difference in this mom’s P.L.A.Y. journey making connections to our own human nature with plenty of life learning all along the way.

Homeschooling/Unschooling – Laura Grace Weldon

Stuart Brown – PLAY: How it Shapes the Brain, Opens the Imagination, and Invigorates the Soul

Brene Brown – coming soon!

Skyscape Simplicity: A Meditative Moment

 P.L.A.Y. looks skyward with SKYscape Simplicity to provide moments to simply <Breathe In><Breathe Out> and watch the clouds roll by.

Simple Gifts

The Simple Gifts posts are an opportunity for Karen to pass forward the simple truths, insights, and advice she has gathered and learned on her P.L.A.Y. path over the past 50+ years with the intention to shed some light and share a few smiles for the road ahead.

Bonus P.L.A.Y. Possibilities

*Even more nature videos + photos at:


Wishing You and Yours Many

Wonder-full + Wander-filled + Whimsical Moments

Throughout Your Life Long,

Naturally Curious,

P.L.A.Y. Journey!

❤ ❤ ❤ KLW ❤ ❤ ❤

I’d love to hear how your P.L.A.Y. journey is going!

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