Summer

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

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 ...

How to get Started with Waldorf-Inspired Watercolour Painting

Wet-on-wet watercolour painting is commonly used in Waldorf preschools, kindergartens and through the early grades. Wet colours are painted onto ...

Meaningful Work for Young Children

meaningful, engaging and joyful workfor early childhood In the garden Raking the leavesPlanting seedsPicking vegetablesPicking flowers for the houseWatering the ...

In the Kitchen : Sweet and Salty Granola

Dry Ingredients 2/3 cup sesame seeds1/2 cup chopped cashews1/2 cup chopped almonds7 cups of rolled quick oats1 cup shredded coconutgenerous ...