Podcast / Blog

Blog

Bringing Nature Home For The Holidays

Bringing Nature Home For The Holidays

One of my favorite 8-year-olds and I were recently wandering a winter garden when she picked up a white and grey Mockingbird feather.  In magic wand fashion she waved it back and forth, then used it to feel the wind on her cheek.Her eyelids dipped and a gentle smile...

read more
Less stuff. More Connection.

Less stuff. More Connection.

Yesterday my 17-year-old and I were talking about the upcoming holiday season when she said, “Mom, I’d rather have fewer things and more of you instead.” It made me wonder, “why do people even give gifts this time of year?” After mulling over my daughter’s...

read more
What are kids losing along with the loss of their senses?

What are kids losing along with the loss of their senses?

If you have a child, or you work with kids, you should be aware that they are living in a seriously depressed and anxious world.  The World Health Organization reports that “Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide” (World Health Organization, 2018)....

read more

Podcast

Bridging nature in uncertain times – April 1st 2020

Bridging nature in uncertain times – April 1st 2020

Richard Louv is best known as being a multiple best selling author, speaker and one of the people who brought the work of nature connection into a mainstream topic. In Rich’s new book, “Our wild calling: How Connecting With Animals Can Transform our Lives...

read more
Bridging nature in uncertain times – March 31st 2020

Bridging nature in uncertain times – March 31st 2020

In Kathleen’s “Nature-Led Approach” model, she teaches that people need to be outside in all weather. Chris and Arlene of the Guelph Outdoor School in Ontario Canada do this BEST! They get families outside all year round. They are also known for bringing...

read more
Bridging nature in uncertain times – March 30th 2020

Bridging nature in uncertain times – March 30th 2020

Natural rhythms, ayurveda, herbal support, pivoting from full-time school away from home to school at home. Homeschool, public school, private school and right now, NO SCHOOL. It’s all ok. This session is all about “permission” to follow a more natural...

read more
Bridging nature in uncertain times – March 29th 2020

Bridging nature in uncertain times – March 29th 2020

It is easy for us adults to forget that for young children, just opening their eyes in the morning is a grand adventure! With life as we know it shifted and routines broken, families are together 24/7 and the adventure of the day is literally what’s right...

read more
Bridging nature in uncertain times – March 28th 2020

Bridging nature in uncertain times – March 28th 2020

Games Games, stories and games! Play is not just for kids. You never know what these two skilled mentors have up their sleeves. Favored by kids of all ages, the whole family will enjoy the stories and games in this session. Join Diamond Dahlstrom from...

read more
CHECK OUT OUR NEW COURSE

Minimize negative behaviors. Maximize your child’s gifts. Our brand new three part course is here: Parenting with a Nature-Led Approach