Amazing Summertimes

Summer is so wonderful, full of summer camp and other activities…until it isn’t. Until you are very close to losing it because your child has asked you approximately 56 times when she will go to the pool with her friends again, and she hasn’t even finished her breakfast yet. Yes, summer brings with it a feeling of warm expansiveness that we begin to crave around the time that the birds start to sing their spring songs. We’re so over packing lunches, we’re done with carpools, we don’t want to worry about making sure extra clothes have our kids names in them as well as their water bottles and they have their school bag and…. Summer brings with it an opportunity to just be; be with our childre

Human Being

When I first embarked on this amazing journey of teaching at our precious preschool and kindergarten, taking the first steps on my path of balancing work outside of the home and maintaining a harmonious family life, I subscribed to Waldorf Today. Each newsletter provides a nugget of insight and wisdom that I can apply to both work and family. Recently this article was included in the newsletter and it sparked a welcomed, though challenging, train of thought. How did we, as a society, get so dang busy? How did we become a society that seems to long for balance and mindfulness, and a need for space just to “be” yet we seem to consistently pack our calendars to the brim? And not just our ca

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