• Climate Change Is Robbing Our Kids Of The Carefree Childhoods We Knew

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    I grew up in the late '80s and early '90s. When school let out for summer , unless it rained, my brother and sister and I were outside. In the mornings, we rode bikes. In the afternoon, we played hide and seek with our neighbors unless a friend invited us to the town pool. At night, we caught fireflies with our cousins. (In between, we argued , we complained, and we drove our mom bonkers, which isn't relevant to my point, but seems important to add for full disclosure.)
    We didn't think about heat waves or air quality index. We woke up and as long as it wasn't raining, we went outside...
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