Monthly Archives: October 2012

:: October 31 ::

We really lucked out this time – compared to how things looked in our neck of the woods after Tropical Storm Irene last year, Sandy did ok by us in the Northeastern corner of Connecticut.  But of course, down on … Continue reading

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Getting ready

We are outside, hunkering down, securing tools and equipment, giving the animals extra food, and the girls are spending all day out-of-doors, having been told that tomorrow will be a decidedly inside day.  I am also making preparations inside.  Getting … Continue reading

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Waldorf Weekend Review

This week we wrapped up the Quality of Numbers block.  We focused on rhythmic counting combined with marching. We continued counting by 2’s. We played many different adding and subtraction games with our fingers. We also took different objects…fruit and … Continue reading

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This moment

Inspired by SouleMama.

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Of cows and corn maze

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Sheep shearing

The New York sheep and wool festival is going on this weekend in Rhinebeck, NY and I seriously look forward to the time when my littles are big enough for me to head out for the weekend to this mythical … Continue reading

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Waldorf Weekend Review

“If we force intellectual powers on the child we arrest growth; but we liberate the forces of growth if we approach the intellect by way of art.  For this reason, at the Waldorf school, value is placed upon artistic rather … Continue reading

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