Summer

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

Summer : Hiking

We've been out and about enjoying the gorgeous weather and our new country lifestyle. As part of our homeschooling journey, ...

In the Kitchen : A Smoothie to Start

Since daylight savings began, three of my four kids get up early every. single. day. I mean 5 - 5:15 early! And I ...

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 ...

Creating a Waldorf Inspired Summer Rhythm

It's summer- time to get create a supportive and steady family summer rhythm! Summer is a time of outer expansion, ...

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 ...

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 ...