Get outside. Get your kids into the garden or back yard and become detectives. Things are coming to life out there. Discover, explore, enjoy. Go and gather books on "life" in your backyard and read them. Pick up the litter and junk and get a book about "going green." Dress for the weather. Draw pictures, take pictures, discuss, share, laugh, love all outdoors. Spring is finally here and you need to embrace it. Read on.