One super easy way to give back to your school

School supplies

I can’t deny it any longer. I have a first and a third grader. Meet the Teacher is Friday. School starts Monday. We’ve spent the last few days making sure we have all the correct school supplies, packing up book bags and making a list of our favorite lunch snacks. We’ve reviewed our morning routine:… [Read More]

Back to School Giveaway with Mead!

Mead Five Star giveaway

Summer is almost over. Sure we have a few weeks left but we are going to be BUSY BUSY in those last three weeks. So guess who’s shopping for school supplies and starting her planning now? You guessed it. Me. Living in Wake County, we have many friends who are already back to school (since… [Read More]

Why We Chose Waldorf Education

Noah, 2.5 years old. The day before he became a big brother!

Noah was two and a half years old, and I was days away from delivering my second little tiny, Milly. I sat in my arm chair and watched the case worker from Early Intervention kneel down next to Noah, asking him to hand her the baby doll she had given him, mere moments before. Noah… [Read More]

Books for preschoolers and kindergarteners

Read Across America

“You’re never too old, too wacky, too wild, to pick up a book and read with a child.” It’s Read Across America Day today and the celebration of Dr. Seuss’s birthday. I know the kids are celebrating at both of their schools this week, but we’re also talking about it at home. I’ve been an… [Read More]

Educating our children. I sort of forgot.


I’ve been a stay at home mom for seven months now and the other day I felt like I got hit over the head with a 2×4. Oh god, I haven’t been teaching my son anything!     Okay, that’s not exactly true. He learns at the park, by playing games with mommy and by… [Read More]