Parenting

What if Grandma gives me soap?

By Kelly Eden Before every Christmas and birthday when my kids were younger, we played a little game: The terrible presents game.   We took turns thinking…

Baby Blues

By Jess Urlichs I sit on the hospital bed as a new mother, which I became in mere seconds, to a perfectly healthy baby. The…

What is holistic education?

Self-reflective, creative, intrinsically motivated beings with a balanced world view is the ultimate goal of holistic education.  Holistic education models celebrate the child for…

Take your time, Mama

By Sarah Noble You are a mother forever. There’s no rush.  It takes time to adjust to motherhood.  It takes time to get to know your baby.  It…

Absence

By Jeremy Majid On a recent trip to the library, I came across an intriguing cook book. It was not just a collection of…

Simpler and Harder

By Freya Hill Someone asked me the other day if I find taking care of my six-month-old baby equivalent work to a full-time job….