Winter

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

Beauty, Community and Sweetness: Celebrating Eid ul-Fitr

Like Muslims throughout time and the world over, my young family and I look forward to the month of Ramadan ...

What is Imbolc?

Early February is known by many names, Saint Brigid’s Day, Groundhog Day, Setsubun in Japan, and Imbolc in Ireland. In ...

The Importance of Warmth in Early Childhood

At birth, a child leaves the warm watery world of the womb and enters the earthly world.  They meet the ...

Simple and Magical Birthday Celebrations

This week’s theme over on Instagram is creating simple and magical birthday traditions! I also shared a beautiful Waldorf-inspired Birthday Verse ...

Seasonal Mealtime Planning

The theme last week on my Instagram page was “Nourishing Little Minds and Bodies” and as a part of the ...

Seasonal Mealtime Blessings

Over the years we have sung and said many blessings at our table. Saying or singing a blessing when you ...

Simple Valentine’s Day Ideas

Like many celebrations today, Valentine’s Day has become increasingly focused on the consumeristic aspect of the holiday: presents, gifts, cards ...
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Simple Preparations for Diwali

I am passionate about renewing the festivals that are important to us so that we celebrate them in a way ...