Sometimes the smallest actions make the biggest difference in a child’s life. It might sound insignificant but the way their coloured pencils are displayed can have a big impact on their desire to draw and their motivation to put their materials on their right place.Read More
The story of a pine tree who became a Christmas Tree for the living things in our garden and the story of another tree that we have decorated for the animals and birds of the forest. And 4 easy steps to make your own bird feeders for your Christmas TreeRead More
I often get questions here on the blog or on Instagram about where we buy our toys and materials and I have decided to put together a gifts guide with some ideas that can make beautiful gifts.Read More
Each year in Autumn we craft some jar lanterns for the cold dark, evenings when we light candles in our home almost the whole day, from breakfast to diner time. We also to take some of our self-made lanterns on lantern walks for Martinmas, a beloved and very much celebrated festival here in Germany.Read More
We light candles for celebrations but also in our daily rhythm to mark the beginning and end of our meals, to bring awareness during our tea ritual and yoga sessions. We use them in the cold, dark winter nights and we light them in our garden during the warm evenings, under the glorious sunset light.
The only thing that changed about candles is that we now make them togetherRead More
Each morning my daughter gets herself ready for the day and in the evening she prepares herself to go to bed. I was pretty sure that my daughter new what’s the next but I have realized that she would easily get distracted by other things.
As our wheal of time with the weekly rhythm worked so well, I have decided to put our daily rituals into simple and illustrated charts.Read More
I realize I haven't given you a guided tour of our home for a while now. So before I'm rethinking and changing everything to welcome our new family member this autumn, I thought I should show you around.Read More
This week we went a step further into Process Art and I initiated for the first time a project where during 4 consecutive days she could work on the same canvas, each day with a different kind of art supplies.Read More
I have created our art space when my daughter was about to turn 2. And it has change a bit since last year. In this blogpost I'm sharing with you what we currently have on our art shelves, how our art space is organized and how it evolved according to her interests and needs - and mine!Read More
I have written before about the importance of cooking with toddlers and about how to make this time enjoyable and fun for everyone. The truth is that the tools you are using are an important part of it.Read More