Category Archives: autumn

Fingerplays for Autumn

Fingerplays for Autumn

Autumn, A Time for Slowing Down Each time autumn circles around again in her array of golden tones, we experience her unique revelation and her creative beauty through nature. She is the seasonal choreographer of the coloured leaves, rustled and blown about by gale and rain. She is the enveloping mists in the morning that… read more

Simple Preparations for Yom Kippur

Simple Preparations for Yom Kippur

I am passionate about renewing the festivals that are important to us so that we celebrate them in a way that is authentic to our unique family values and culture. I have noticed that there are many guides and articles about how Waldorf-inspired families celebrate Christian and/or Pagan festivals but very few about how others… read more

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Winter Storytelling : Stone Soup

Winter Storytelling : Stone Soup

The weather continues to bite and we continue to warm our bellies with soups, stews and casseroles. A favourite in Waldorf Kindergartens and in our home is “Stone Soup”. A simple and nourishing stew that when accompanied with the magical story below will have even the pickiest of eaters enjoying all of their vegetables! Read… read more

School Lunchbox Ideas

School Lunchbox Ideas

Almost two months into school and sometimes it’s hard to think of anymore lunchbox inspired recipes. I’ve compiled a list of some of our favourite lunchbox meals, snacks and treats. With three of the four children at school we use A LOT of lunch containers. I choose stainless steel and glass over plastic. The brands… read more