Autumn

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

A Fingerplay and Story for Early Autumn

The fingerplay is a great transition tool if a toddler or preschooler's energy is a bit frazzled and over the top. ...

How to Create a Calm and Collected Family Mealtime Rhythm

Creating a Calm and Connected Family Mealtime Rhythm meaganrosewilson.com If we as parents do not take time to consciously slow ...

Creating a Peaceful Evening & Bedtime Rhythm

Bedtime is arguably the most important rhythm of the day. A strong set of evening rituals set the stage for ...

When it Comes to Toys, Less is More

I will never forget the wise words of one of my parenting and teaching mentors, Ebba Bodame: "A child must ...

Handwork : Fingerknitting a Cup Coaster

Fingerknitting is a versatile and satisfying introduction to knitting for children. Although it's ideal for ages 4 to 7, some ...

Creating a List of Family Values

I thought I'd share a growing and ever-changing list of our own family's values. Of course what makes the world ...

In the Kitchen : Warm Breakfasts on the Go

When you're stretched for time to get everyone in your family up and moving in the morning, it's easy to ...

How to get Started with Waldorf-Inspired Beeswax Crayon Drawing

  Drawing is a very centering activity for children (and adults!) of all ages. Colouring time is also useful for ...