Monthly Archives: June 2010

Making peace with here

Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures. —   John F. Kennedy In my heart, I work in a progressive play-based program that fully integrates indoor and … Continue reading

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Hello Sunshine!

In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed. Kahlil Gibran One of the things I want to be better about … Continue reading

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You’ve got mail

The dogs and I made our daily walk to check the mail today, and I was delighted to find a letter from one of my kindergarteners-to-be. The sweetly scrawled addresses and an off-kilter stamp made sure this treasure made its … Continue reading

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I did it myself

Today I fixed my lawn mower. I did it by myself…all by myself! I  It took me nearly two hours, but I figured out why the hunk of junk wasn’t running this time (it needed a new battery), and I … Continue reading

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Reflections and revisions

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe. —Anatole France It’s summer vacation. Snow cones, beaches, great novels, roller coasters and garden fresh produce are definitely on my itinerary. But so … Continue reading

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Enjoying the season

I hope this space serves as a means to explore and document my experiences, research, and antics in early childhood education, as well as a means by which to connect with others who are passionate about honoring and nurturing each … Continue reading

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