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Waldorf Education has historically been reserved for the elite, but the philosophy can be easily and effectively applied in the home. Learn the Waldorf approach to mealtime, playtime, and more.
Stay warm on cold nights with ideas such as drinking hot tea, using a hot water bottle or trying a heated mattress pad. Find ideas that work for you to stay warm and cozy all night long.
Screen time is harmful to children because it hinders their healthy development in ways including movement, creativity and time sequencing. Learn about the downsides of screen time.
Find songs that express feelings about missing dad that can be used for a funeral. Including videos from artists such as Sting, Celine Dion and Luther Vandross.
Heartfelt songs about missing dad due to loss or distance which can be used for a funeral. Discover a selection of videos from Elton John, Cold Play, Willie Nelson, Michael Jackson and more.
Greatest hippie songs and videos from the '60s and '70s that convey the feelings and politics of the era.
These are some of the best songs for a combined wedding dance. Find songs that will highlight the loving connection between father and daughter, and mother and son. Includes videos!
Looking for an awesome selection of father-daughter wedding dance songs? This article includes songs from a wide variety of artists spanning many years and genres, including Bruce Springsteen, Frank Sinatra, Adele, and more.
Looking for an awesome selection of mother-and-son wedding dance songs? This article includes songs from a wide variety of artists spanning many years and genres, including The Beatles, Josh Groban, James Taylor, and many more.
Build an understanding of Waldorf Education through books. Explore the immense world of Waldorf through a range of books touching on different aspects written by educators and parents.
When obtaining a musical instrument most parents are interested in choosing the best instrument at the best price. Which is better, renting or buying? Explore the numerous benefits of playing an instrument.
Celtic Fyre is a musical production that blends Irish step dancing, music, song, culture, animals and the vibrant spirit of the Irish People at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, Virginia, USA
Give your child and teammates a healthy advantage with nutritionally sound snacks that can be found in any grocery store.
The Amish follow specific rules as to what clothes men, women and children may wear. Discover what the Amish are wearing and why they wear these clothes including videos.
Is it true that Rebecca had her teeth removed as an Amish punishment? Learn the truth behind Amish Teeth Extraction as seen on Breaking Amish.
The Amish have a very different approach to dental care. Find out why the Amish pull out a problem tooth or a whole mouthfull of teeth and choose to use dentures instead.
Abusive relationships can carry on for years, but there are ways to get out. The abusive relationship will come to an end once the victim begins working on self esteem, support and healthy boundaries.
There are many factors at play in deciding whether or not to get your child a cell phone. While many parents cite safety as a deciding factor, some children are not mature enough to manage a phone.
Codependency prevents people from finding peace and meeting their full potential. Follow incremental steps to heal yourself from your codependent habits.
Addiction works to mask pain, addictions manifest in many ways but the pain comes from the same source. 12 step programs work to heal the pain and eliminate the addiction.
You can save money, time and eat more healthy family meals with a little planning and some TLC. Practical ideas to help you with meal planning, shopping, breakfast, bag lunches and dinner.
The incidence of red shirting has increased in recent years; what motivates parents and even educators to delay a student from beginning kindergarten and first grade and is this beneficial?
Parents today are facing an unprecedented media explosion and limiting their child's media use becomes a necessary challenge. Some parents set daily limits while others set up a reward system.
Infuse the beauty and wonder of the natural world into your Christmas stockings with timeless, ageless gifts like semi precious stones, sea shells and pine cones.
Some children are born picky eaters but with some consistent effort, parents can successfully broaden their child's palate.
The pulse and the flavor of NYC, as only a native New Yorker could know and later miss. Growing up surrounded by world class theater, fashion, art and food make growing up in NYC unique.
There are two opposing schools of thought about milk. One group feels that raw milk is akin to liquid gold, while the other group feels that raw milk is unsafe, but what is the truth?
Verbal abuse may not seem as harmful as physical abuse but its damaging effects are long lasting. Verbal abuse is carried down from parent to child by means of manipulation, tolerance, denial...
The powerful love and bond that exists between a parent and child is expressed in these top 12 songs, with classics by Stevie Wonder, Elton John, Celine Dion and more...
Matzo is unleavened bread eaten by Jewish people during the Passover Holiday. The bread must be baked following certain specifications laid out in the Torah.
A ground breaking movie on the topic of Dyslexia attempts to shatter unfair stigmas about the disorder and offer a window of hope and optimism to all those effected.
The country of Ireland has produced a relatively large number of successful bands. Explore 5 top Irish bands which meld pop and rock with an Irish influence.
The Montessori Method of Education often attracts parents of children with ADHD because of its individualized learning methodology, but is this really the best method for children with ADHD?
Anorexia can lead to death! With children as young as six years old suffering from this disorder, parents need to be armed with tools and knowledge to help to prevent it.
Anorexia Nervosa now effects girls as young as 6 years old. A disorder that most often begins with dieting and ends up with near starvation is on the rise in young girls and sometimes effects boys as well. Learn about risk factors, diagnosis, treatment and statistics.
A heartfelt message about body image, popularity, careers and motherhood for a beloved daughter. In a society where women are striped of self-esteem and led towards superficial goals, a mother's guidance can serve as a candle of wisdom in the world of darkness.
Anorexia, the emotional disorder that causes girls and sometimes boys to starve themselves, has begun effecting younger and younger children at a rapidly increasing rate. We can prevent anorexia by arming children with high self-esteem to withstand the increasing volume of negative media and...
Discover what a Waldorf Education is really about. From the nurturing early childhood environment to an emphasis on outdoor play and seasons, a Waldorf Education provides the child with a deep sense of self and the world around them.
Read one mother's experience of trying to eradicate pinworms from her household—and regain some semblance of a normal life.
"A New Earth" is a book that has changed the lives of many. Author, Eckhart Tolle, walks the reader step by step through the simple yet profound process of finding meaning and purpose in their lives.
It would be hard to visit Ireland and not fall in love with the country, the people and the food. Irish foods such a Guinness, scones and soda bread connect with the Irish people in a deep way and speak to the tradition of the country.
While it is impossible to ever walk in the footsteps of the Amish, movies can offer a window into the Amish way of life. Story lines portray the Amish in contrast to their modern neighbors in movies such as Witness, Amish Grace and Plain Truth.
Decorating can be enjoyable or overwhelming depending on your knowledge base and enthusiasm. Learn from one person's mistakes how you can simplify the decorating process by incorporating Pottery Barn's sophisticated, yet simple style into your home. Pottery Barn offers a complete line of furniture...
Escape to the past, contemplate the future, enjoy the now - great music has the power to evoke a multitude of emotions and here is a collection of songs that will cause you to reflect back on your life. Music videos by various artists including the Beatles, Taylor Swift, Peter, Paul and Mary, ...
The prospect of an Amish community member leaving and entering the modern world is stacked with huge hurdles. The forces that keep the Amish together reveal a lot about who the Amish really are.
The Amish life is steeped in tradition and an adherence to the teachings of the bible. With a culture that goes back 400 years, there are many surprising traditions and beliefs that exist in stark contrast to modern day life.
If you have ever thought of improving your quality of life you may have considered decreasing your media time in an effort to spend more time with your family. You may have even considered going off the grid and living a simpler life. The Amish have never been on the grid nor have they ever been...
Visiting and observing Amish life is akin to time travel. There is a wealth of wisdom to be learned from a people that live a wholesome life inspired by the bible. Amish choices may not make sense to outsiders on the surface but by simply peeling away the layers reveals great meaning and...
Question: What do you do when you cannot find a recipe for Irish Brown Soda Bread that works? Answer: Create your own. And so began my trial and error experiment to come up with a recipe that would allow me to taste the Irish Brown Soda bread that I had come to love on my trips to Ireland.
Can one moment of love last forever in our minds and in our hearts? Can it carry us through our lives and nurture us? Read one woman's experience of how she questions the possibility and looks to philosophy to find some interesting answers.
Here in the United States, Saint Patrick's Day has become synonymous with dressing in green and for some, over indulging in alcohol, but in Ireland the holiday is observed very differently. Dispel some American myths about this spring holiday and learn authentic ways to celebrate the Patron Saint...
If you combine the power of the Iphone's advanced photo capabilities, a set of unique editing filters and a worldwide social network you have what has become one of the most popular Iphone applications called "Instagram." Learn what inspired the creation of Instagram, why people are so enraptured...
5 simple and effective ways to reduce stress within minutes. With Mom's working around the clock to meet the needs of their family there is little time left for relaxing and recharging. Learn ways to reduce stress that are practically free, effective and quick.
Easy to make and beautiful to look at, these ice sun catchers are a great cabin fever buster. With only a few simple supplies, children and adults will enjoy creating this fun winter craft project.
Create a unique, beautiful and easy to make Valentine's Day sun catcher using only a few supplies. Adults and kids alike can brighten up the drab winter landscape with a glimmering vision of love. Cupid approved.
The Montessori method of education speaks to the curiosity within each child and allows each child to blossom. Learn simple ways of creating a Montessori home environment that will enable your child to soar to great heights.
The Nutcracker Ballet has grown in popularity over the years and has become a symbol of the winter holiday season for many. The Arabian dance 'Danse Arabe' stands out with its Middle Eastern influence and haunting music inspired by a Georgian lullaby. Watch videos with varying interpretations of...
Temper tantrums challenge even the most seasoned parents. Gain some insight into a child's behavior during a tantrum and learn simple straightforward methods to avoid and manage your child behavior in the future.
Winter Project. Decorate your barren winter landscape with beautiful ice ornaments. This art craft is easy and fun to make for kids and adults alike.
An easy and beautiful winter craft project to make colored ice gems with amazing results. This project is great for nearly any age and costs next to nothing. View amazing photos and a link for directions.
French and American mothers approach breastfeeding very differently. While American mothers are encouraged to breast feed for as long as possible, for French women the emphasis leans towards getting back to their former shape.
An eclectic guide to writing for hubpages and beyond that is both inspiring and practical. With links to even more articles about writing. A must read for any new HubPages writer (hubber).
Domestic violence and verbal abuse have many facets that are not always easy to detect. There is an evolutionary connection to this behavior and a way to break free from it as well.
Beyblades are very popular spinning tops that have themes and compete with other tops to see who spins the longest. Basic information including category, type description and tutorial video. Co-authored by an 8 year old boy.
Things to consider before making the decision to have another baby including health, fertility, spacing and family size trends. Watch learning channel video and read a Mother's personal story.
If you are truly looking for the best educational toys you need to look past the toy advertiser's claims and think about how kids really learn. It is the simple back to basics type of toys that offer the greatest value. Lists of suggested toys by age backed by the latest research on how kids learn.
Are you frustrated with the job of maintaining a house with kids? Learn two simple techniques that can be applied anywhere to help save your sanity and give you the time to better enjoy your life.
Practical and down to earth advice for loosing the after baby weight and keeping it off. Video guides for exercise that Mom can squeeze into her busy day along with an an eclectic diet. Written by a Mom of four with a focus on health.
Having kids and exposing them to quality music shouldn't be difficult, but it is. If you are sick of settling for low quality music for you kids you don't have to any more. Here is a multicultural selection of music to give your child a great start on the road of music appreciation.
Do you ever wish your children could experience a simpler life away from pressure and schedules so common today? Waldorf Educators and parents choose to give their children a experience that is void of commercialization and full of warmth and security.
Finger plays are a fun and educational way to teach young children through a multi-sensory experience. They bond caregiver and child in a legacy of learning in a nurturing way.
The pleasure of sex for younger women is overshadowed by the concern of an unplanned pregnancy. Once a woman is certain that her child bearing years have passed she can enjoy the sensuality of sex without worry.
Parents of large families are bombarded with negative comments about their family size. Although the average number of children hovers around 2, why is it that so many people are bothered by the choice to have more? What is the psychology behind the negative comments?
Pros and cons of learning the Suzuki method for violin. Suzuki's philosophy is that all children have the unlimited potential and should be given a chance to learn using their natural ability to imitate. While the method has strong merits it may not be for everyone.
Uncover the secret to living a fuller life by eliminating your addiction to shopping. Learn to focus on the positive aspects of your life with simple to follow steps. A useful guide for all women.
Folk music has traveled a great distance; at least as far away as from the kitchens of England in the 1600’s to the stages and digital recordings of today. To any Dylan or folk music lover this style of music is a connection to themselves and all of humanity. The message is both timely and...
Watch Hill is a gem in that it offers so much in such close proximity, including natural beach exploration, shops, restaurants, historic hotels and a carousel with a story that will be remembered by all who have allowed it to capture their hearts.
Finding old friends on facebook can be enticing but often times there is no commonality left. Perhaps the memories of these friends are better off left in the past.
When Leiby Kletsky was abducted and murdered in a relatively safe neighborhood in Brooklyn parents were horrified. Childhood becomes more and more of a scheduled existence with less and less freedoms for kids.
Childhood is eternal when we hold it dear to our hearts. Read quotes and view artwork that reflect the beauty of youth.
Photos and information about the Bee Brook Trail located in Washington Depot, Connecticut. Learn about moss, lichen, history and the Shepaug Railroad. Watch a video about lichen.
The Waldorf method of education is gaining in popularity, but the tuition is expensive. Learn simple, easy ways to provide the benefits of this method to your child at home.
Before Facebook, my definition of the word “friend” was someone that you knew and spent face-to-face time with; this person usually shared your interests or genuinely cared about you. A friend of a friend was not a “friend” and an acquaintance was someone that you knew. Facebook users can keep...
Native-American strawberry cake is both delicious and nutritious. This sugar-free recipe is a big hit with kids and adults alike.
The message and songs from the hippie era carry on today with artists from a new generation. Popular music from the late 60's and early 70's.
The hippie movement was a catalyst for a great deal of change. What came of these changes and is there a lasting effect today? What came of the hippies themselves?
Classic fairy tales offer many benefits for children. These stories created by the hands of time strengthen a child's imagination, vocabulary and human understanding.
ADHD/ADD often requires medication for treatment. Learn natural remedies to treat your children with ADHD/ADD and avoid medication.
In the article “Power Struggle: Why Women Compete” Allison Ford stated: “Many women have a hard time competing and directly expressing aggression because we’re taught not to. Boys are allowed to punch and kick, but little girls are socialized to "be nice" and avoid conflict, even when that means...
Children are born ready to bond with their parent and one ingredient necessary for this bonding is the parent being present or ‘in the moment’ or ‘in the now’. This means thinking of nothing else but what is going on in the present with the objects and people around you and experiencing this in a...
Americans are eating more and more sugar and corn syrup sweetened foods often without realizing it. These ingredients are unhealthy. Read about one Mom's struggle to rid her house of these products.
These are some of the best songs about parenting, parents, and kids. Find songs that will express just how much you love your mom, dad, or child.
Hind sight is 20/20 and never is this more true then when it comes to being a first time time parent. There are so many mistakes that parents make with their first child and avoid with subsequent children. Here are some that I have made and seen other first time parents making.
Encouraging the development of your child's imagination will help to improve their intelligence. With just a few simple changes you can unlock this potential in your child.
The numbers of Waldorf and Montessori schools are growing as more parents consider alternative educational philosophies. Both philosophies have different underlying beliefs about a child's needs and so their methods are different.