It is no secret how vital reading is to the health and well-being of children. Not only does it expand their vocabulary, but it also helps them to make sense of the world around them and stimulates their imagination. Reading is also a stable source of information for a child. Studies have proven that developmentally, reading helps children’s cognitive development (i.e., how they perceive the world, how they empathize with others, information processing, etc.).
Austin, Texas, is well known for being a family-friendly city with access to parks, rivers, hiking and biking trails, good food, and a fantastic music scene. What you may not know, however, is that Austin is also a mecca for indoor playscape options making it an ideal place for anyone raising children.