Tag Archives: learning

Rhythm, Repetition & Reverence

I really enjoyed the third session of the Education for a Happy Childhood course with Joy De Berker. The theme was rhythm, reputation & reverence. Here’s the view of Bath as we walked to the venue. We made felted animals … Continue reading

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Mommy Wars

I love being a Mum. Why do parents get anxious about what other parents around them are doing though? What feelings does it raise within parents on hearing about the choices if others that creates a defensive or critical response? … Continue reading

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Happy happy joy joy

I really enjoyed the second session of the ten month course Education For A Happy Childhood by Joy De Berker. We started by singing an Autumn Verse, followed by Ring Time, some games and a puppet show about the Seed … Continue reading

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Felting for fun

I forgot my almost finished needle book today, so I made a new piece using wet felting, and had a go at wet felt balls. Here is my first layer…. Here is the second layer before adding any soapy water…. … Continue reading

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Knitting Momma

Ok so I’m totally addicted to knitting now. Here are some squares I’m making for a blanket for our daughter. I’m loving experimenting with various different needle lengths and sizes, as well as the size and chunkiness and consistency of … Continue reading

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I Felt It Again

Week two of the felting course done and here is the progress we have made. Last week we got as far as making a square of our own felt. Here is what my piece looked like after it had dried. … Continue reading

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Course

I am really happy that I have a place on the ‘Education for Happy Childhood’ ten month course run by Joy De Berker. Here is some information taken from her website. “The course aims to bring Steiner early years education … Continue reading

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Well I Wonder…….

One of my new and vibrant neighbours has lent me this book which I am really enjoying. Here are some of my favourite quotes from what I have read so far…. ‘Parents make huge sacrifices for their children, whilst reaping … Continue reading

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Welcome

Welcome! This is my blog, about all the things we are learning, discussing and deciding on in our persuit of a rural family life and Steiner education for our daughter. Thankyou to everyone who has supported us in following our … Continue reading

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