Tag Archives: Waldorf Education

Creativity…how can you help your babes HONE it & OWN it ?

Hi! Today, I was scrolling through Instagram & saw an interesting post where some über-smart homeschooling mothers were discussing the pros & cons of allowing children to make their own decisions – from tiny ones (what do you want to … Continue reading

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Fabrics of Fairytale – A Book Review from Handwork Homeschool

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Golden Hares & Dancing Bunnies – Our Easter/Eostre Reading List

Every year, as my children get older, I find it more & more challenging to find books to give them as part of our festive celebrations.   This Eostre/Easter season is no different.  I was beginning to despair of ever … Continue reading

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Brainstorming in Paris ! The Story of The KNIT Lessons

~ UPDATE ~ The last 2 Sessions of The KNIT Lessons SOLD OUT !! Click HERE to get all the details about the Spring 2016 Session. This is my new studio in the attic of the Louvre.  Cool, eh?!  I’ve always dreamed … Continue reading

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{ VIDEO} Knit Lace – A Short Introduction

If you’ve ever wanted to know how to knit LACE – watch this short video to learn HOW!

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{VIDEO} Fibre Arts & Academics Go Hand in Hand

In this video, I get a bit excited about how handwork can affect our minds & bodies – (it’s so amazing)… & if it sounds like I’m sitting beside a waterfall, it’s because I am !

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A Waldorf Doll Make-A-Long!

One of the first things that drew me onto the Waldorf path was the emphasis that is placed on simple beauty.  The environments in which children learn & live are carefully arranged so that they are pleasing, inspiring & calming.  … Continue reading

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