Celebrating Advent with Young Children: Less is More Celebrating Advent with Young Children: Less is More
Tuesday, December 10, 2013

  There is so much to do at this time of year, but we know that, for young children, less really is more.  How can we choose activities that bring meaningful experiences to our children without overwhelming them?  Anticipation is a good place to start.  It is almost as good as the big event itself, […]

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Advent: Moving Beyond “Naughty or Nice” Advent: Moving Beyond “Naughty or Nice”
Monday, December 9, 2013

The fourth light of Advent is the light of you and I, The light of love, of thought, to give and understand  We often speak of the importance of light and warmth in the dark of winter.   This is the time of year in which we are called to give, to be better than […]

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Advent Advent
Wednesday, December 4, 2013

As we await the turning point of the winter solstice, lights are appearing in windows and on lampposts, adding warmth to the fullness of the dark nights.  In our classrooms we are lighting the advent candles each morning and taking time to honor the kingdoms of nature.  This first advent week is the week of […]

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