Vail health feature: Give children the freedom to play

Vail health feature: Give children the freedom to play
Local News

By caramie schnell

Editor’s note: This story first ran in Vail Health magazine.The Vail area provides plenty of prime playground space for kids and adults, alike. With a mountain environment that offers year-round opportunities for outdoor sports and a rich, creative culture that allows children the chance to take art classes, music lessons and more, it’s not difficult to fill their schedules with nonstop activity. But chances are that if you’re feeling the pressure of being busy, your kids are feeling it, too.There’s no disputing the fact that children need playtime, and lots of it. Play helps kids develop essential physical, cognitive, emotional …

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