From the monthly archives: March 2011

Still “trailing clouds of glory,” First Graders enter the Waldorf classroom with great expectations. If they have gone to a Waldorf Kindergarten before coming to Grade One, then they are not yet writing or reading, and their arithmetic skills may be limited to some simple counting. Not having had academic subjects forced upon them in their [...]

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As a native of Japan, and having family members and many friends in the midst of the devastation, I continue to struggle to find strength to overcome my own fear and sadness. Yet, a question came to me, how do I talk to my four year old about this? This awoke me. I felt called to stand up [...]

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Table of Contents

On March 23, 2011 By

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The Interview

On March 19, 2011 By

Dear Readers,

I feel so blessed to have so many shining, delightful and wondrous people contribute to this magazine. In order for you to get to know them a little better, each month I will interview one of our columnists. Our first interview is with someone I met online many years ago, perhaps even fourteen [...]

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Gardening with Young Children

On March 18, 2011 By

“There is a garden in every childhood, an enchanted place where colors are brighter, the air softer, and the morning more fragrant than ever again.”- Elizabeth Lawrence

The young child is still in a consciousness of at-one-with-the natural world. The child of first, second and third grade as well as kindergarteners and nursery children [...]

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Beauty and the Bento Box

On March 16, 2011 By

 

Creating beautiful, nourishing meals is a work of art.

Clearly, there is more to nourishing our bodies than the food we eat.

It is a soulful act.

 

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The Nature Table

On March 7, 2011 By

Here’s a peek at Nature Tables from all around. Send us a photo of yours and we’ll post it here with a link back to your site.

 

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This festive table for February is from homeschooler Jamie Bennett…

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This is from Marianne Frost’s [...]

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News!

On March 6, 2011 By

Dear Readers,

With great excitement, I am loading the articles for the month of May. The demise of my computer two weeks ago slowed things down for me  but I’m continuing to work at it, little by little, on my teenager’s computer. I’ve extracted my old hard drive and will soon access the photos I [...]

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Merry May!

On March 1, 2011 By

Dear Readers,

Cheerful tidings to you for a Merry May! We are working hard to get the May issue up on the site with articles on the celebration of the May for the entire month as well as Mother’s Day. We have some new columns and new features in store for you this month including [...]

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