15 incredible toys that make kids want to explore the outdoors



We all know that it’s tough to get kids outside in the wintertime, but here’s the counterpoint: everyone goes a little stir crazy when they’re cooped up inside all day. You can usually pick up a sled or toboggan at your local hardware store, and they tend to be fairly inexpensive. Pick up a few, head to the highest hill in the area, and watch the kids race each other.

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