Month: March 2020

Living Arts Daily: Discipline Help with Effective Transitions

April 1, 2020 Too often we forget that discipline really means to teach, not to punish. A disciple is a student, not a recipient of a behavioral consequences. – Dr. Dan Siegel, The Whole-Brain Child LifeWays graduate and Waldorf early childhood teacher, Jerilyn Burke, has some really helpful advice to help your days with young …

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Living Arts Daily: Sewing Flying Bird and Shooting Star Beanbags

March 31, 2020 One of our favorite handwork projects in Marianne’s Parent/ Child classes and in our LifeWays San Francisco Bay Area Training is sewing with felt. Marianne says, “I would like to share this easy project for flying birds and shooting stars that can be quickly sewn at home.” Shooting Star and Flying Bird …

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Living Arts Daily: A Care Basket

March 30,2020 Join in the great company of those who make barren places of life fruitful with kindness. Carry a vision of heaven in your hearts…Your success and happiness lies in you…The external conditions are the accidents of life. The great enduring realities are love and service. Joy is the holy fire that keeps our …

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Living Arts Daily: Comfort Baking

March 28. 2020 If baking is any labor at all, it’s a labor of love. A love that gets passed from generation to generation.     –Regina Brett The simple act of baking can bring comfort.  It relaxes us, and reassures us that there are certain things in the world that just make sense. And it’s …

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Living Arts Daily: Breathing in a Time of Pandemic

March 27, 2020 Adam Blanning MD founded the Denver Center for Anthroposophic Therapies. Dr. Blanning also works as an educational and developmental consultant for area Waldorf schools (Denver, Boulder). He lectures regularly about anthroposophic medicine and child development and has been a guest speaker for conferences in the U.S., Canada, New Zealand, and Switzerland. He …

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Living Arts Daily: What About Screentime in the Days of Social Distancing?

March 25, 2020 Dear Friends, Mary, Emily (our amazing social media director), Marianne and I have been communicating, along with Sara, one of our LifeWays Representatives, about striving and thriving in these unprecedented times we are currently experiencing!  Many of you have commented on what a helpful, simple and beautiful sample schedule Emily created as …

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Living Arts Daily: The Four Candles

March 23, 2020 In these times, in these uncertain times, I will remain open to the miracle that is each moment.  A Story, a Recipe, and a Song for these times from Stacy Ito (San Francisco Bay area LifeWays Early Childhood Training) Hello dear friends! A Story I just love the message and simplicity of …

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