Autumn

Crafts, Tutorials, Stories, Recipes, Celebrations and Reflections for the Autumn Season.

Simple Preparations for Hallows’ Eve

According to Pagan folklore, on October 31st (which lands midway between the Autumn Equinox and the Winter Solstice) the veil ...

Simple Preparations for Michaelmas

Michaelmas is celebrated on September 29th each year and marks the true beginning of Fall at the time of the ...

Waldorf and Nature-Inspired Autumn Reading List

Although all of these book selections are appropriate for Early Childhood, some are aimed at the younger children (ages 2-6) ...

Setting the Intention to Get Outside

My children spend a lot of time outdoors. It’s a natural part of their daily rhythm. I’m lucky that we ...

The Rest Time Rhythm : Holding a Space for Daily Quiet and Stillness

Afternoons can be hard when you have little ones who don’t nap anymore but really need an hour or so ...

Creating Magical and Meaningful Birthday Traditions

We recently celebrated our third child's fourth year around the sun. It was a simple day, as usual I opted ...

Creating Intentional Living Spaces : Part Two

We strive to live as much of our lives as we can intentionally: conscientiously including our Family Values in our ...

How to Craft a ‘Healing Story’ for your child

An ancient human tradition, oral storytelling has now become a lost art. We once gathered around the fire to listen ...