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Video: Tommy and his mommy, Day 2 - enjoying nature

Social distancing is a good way to get outside and connect with nature
170320_hgo_KeepingBusy_day2_sized staffer Heather Green-Oliver and her son Tommy continue to exercise social distancing by enjoying nature. (Heather Green-Oliver/

Join new media reporter Heather Green-Oliver as she tries to keep her five-year-old son Thomas busy during the extended March Break. will livestream their adventures on Facebook at 10 a.m. each weekday morning.

Parents are encouraged to take part in the discussion, share their tips and have a little fun. 

In an effort to minimize the spread of COVID-19, Public Health officials has advised residents to exercise social distancing and practice healthy hygiene.

But that doesn't mean you have to barricade the kids inside the house. 

This morning, Tommy and his mommy showed us that we can still enjoy nature - all the while respecting each other's personal space. 

Rainbow Routes offers more than 100 kilometres of trails which connect different parts of Greater Sudbury. Click here to view maps.

Can you guess which trail Tommy and his mommy visited today? Rewatch the livestream in the video below.

Watch more Tommy and his mommy here.