A few years ago we discovered how important it is to take the extra time to learn why we need to eat fresh food that grows in front of our eyes. Since then, I've aimed to teach parents to teach their children that it's simple to grow and eat real food and that it's easy to… Continue reading The most important house we will ever live in? Our body.
What’s the difference between Steiner and Montessori?
When it comes to describing methods of teaching various education philosophies, people always start with "What's the difference between Steiner and Montessori?". It's an area that interests me ... so many people are asking me what the difference is between Montessori and Steiner. If you don't know anything and are looking for a basic parent's-view… Continue reading What’s the difference between Steiner and Montessori?
Why we are all becoming so sensitive
It seems to me that a single day can't pass without learning that a friend, family member or friend-of-a-friend has developed a symptom such as - - food intolerance or radical diet-change such as vegetarianism - allergic reaction - diagnosis of a disease or condition - psychological/hormonal/mood disorders It occurs in my personal life, too.… Continue reading Why we are all becoming so sensitive
From one mum to another … on stories about giving birth
Like millions of women around the world in days gone by, I was overjoyed to fall pregnant. Absolutely besotted with the idea of becoming a parent - and incredibly impatient to hold my baby, tickle a little tummy, and kiss chubby little fingers. But I was also in denial about my ability to deliver a… Continue reading From one mum to another … on stories about giving birth