Living Arts Weekly: Toys and Play Revisited

November 27, 2022 Our children first encounter Creative Exploration through play. It is how they grow and how they learn about the world. As parents, we can support this explorative process by providing ample time for uninterrupted play within our daily rhythms and by creating a nurturing environment that includes appropriate toys. In this article …

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Living Arts Weekly: Social Ability and the First Year of Life

November 20, 2022 **Our apologies for the late arrival this morning. We had some technical difficulties with our post last night! In this week’s article, we examine the First Year of Life and how it lays the foundation for Social Ability. It is the first article in a series that will focus on the development …

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Living Arts Weekly: Celebrating Sunwait

November 6, 2022 Festivals are universally-shared celebrations of life, and they are as diverse as the people of our beautiful planet. In celebration of the festival traditions that bring us together, we would like to share with you the experiences of several of our LifeWays family this year, all from different walks of life and …

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Living Arts Weekly: A Testimonial for Dia de Muertos

October 30, 2022 Festivals are universally-shared celebrations of life, and they are as diverse as the people of our beautiful planet. In celebration of the festival traditions that bring us together, we would like to share with you the experiences of several of our LifeWays family this year, all from different walks of life and …

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Creative Exploration with Autumn Color

October 23, 2022   We just completed another offering of our online course, The Living Arts: Cornerstones of Care. We explored the topic of make-and-take art projects. They are prevalent in homes, day cares, and schools nation-wide, with the effect of valuing quantity over quality. We ponder how art projects like these serve the children, …

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Living Arts Weekly: Courage to Bring Light into Darkness

October 16th, 2022 This week’s Living Arts Weekly is written by Judith Frizlen, author and early childhood educator. Judith is also the instructor for our on-demand online course, Creating Home Away from Home. You can find Judith’s books in the LifeWays store or read more from her at her website. Courage to Bring Light into …

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