I’ve known for a long time that I wanted to share The Dreamer by Pam Munoz Ryan with you for National Poetry Month. The Dreamer is an invitation into the imaginative world of Pablo Neruda. Pablo Neruda is one of my favorite poets !! The Dreamer has allowed me to share my love of this… Read More Ready to Celebrate Poetry Month with The Dreamer?
Brilliant teacher, poetry compiler and editor David Kennedy has done it again with his new release The Waldorf Book of Animal Poetry. This delightful book reads like a true literary Noah’s Ark and as I was reading this anthology, I was re-introduced to some of my childhood favorites, while discovering new poems. I was… Read More The Waldorf Book of Animal Poetry Review #PoetryMonth
My friend Donna Ashton from the Waldorf Connection and I (Valarie Budayr) will be hosting a LiveStream celebration of Family Storytelling Month. Donna and I will be doing many fun activities based around The Ultimate Guide to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. Along with all of that tantalizing fun, we’ll be celebrating the Waldorf… Read More A LiveStream Holiday Giveaway Extravaganza
The moment I saw The Waldorf Book of Poetry edited by David Kennedy, I knew “I needed” a copy of my very own. Totally captivating my imagination, I was easily inspired to start creating activities and crafts to go along with each themed verse. This engaging collection of poems is the heart felt gathering of David… Read More The Waldorf Book of Poetry Giveaway and a Chat with David Kennedy
When Julie, editor for the Rhythm of the Home blog, sent me an email asking me to help her compile a list of great Montessori and Waldorf reads, I was so happy to help. Please head on over to the Rhythm of the Home blog to have a look at some very inspiring and informative… Read More Montessori and Waldorf booklist