This Is What Life Without Computers Looks Like

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Life without computers can be fun.

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One photographer proves this idea to be true with photos of her kids enjoying their time off from school without electronic devices.

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Izabela Urbaniak started taking pictures of her kids enjoying the outdoors during their summer vacation in 2012.

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The artist wanted to showcase her kids interacting with nature, which is something that few children do in this digital age.

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Izabella took pictures of her daughter spinning in what could have been a field,

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and captured two of the little ones viewing the local river.

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The kids even took a dive in the water.

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Of course, they played a bit of hide and go seek with the blanket.

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The lake seemed like a popular spot this summer.

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The kids did explore other ways to enjoy nature, though.

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Izabela’s goal in photographing her kids this year was pretty simple:

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“I would like my children to enjoy such a carefree childhood as long as possible.”

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And what better way to enjoy your childhood than with your cousin?

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Urbaniak’s kids are featured alongside their beloved kin in several photos.

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While it is true that technology is a great way for kids to advance in society,

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it is also important for little ones to enjoy the simple things in life.

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Statistics show that children who spend more time with computers and video games are more likely to become lonesome than those who enjoy the company of others outdoors.

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It’s not just about going outside and taking a breath of fresh air.

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Outdoor activities help stimulate the brain and encourage imagination.

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Kids can get ideas for stories while outdoors.

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They can discover and cultivate their love for insects and animals.

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Or they can find that they have no compassion for such critters and creatures.

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Regardless of what is determined, the lessons learned outdoors will far outweigh knowledge gained online.

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This is why parents should make it a practice to take away the smartphones and tablets during the summer and take their children outside.

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They will enjoy the experience and you will learn a few things yourself.

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You may rediscover your love for animals and trees …

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Or you may find that you can’t stand the sight of them. Whatever you learn, you will do so with your family.

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Discover more about Izabela Urbaniak on her website and Facebook.

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