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Will You Join Me at LifetimeMoms?

Will You Join Me at LifetimeMoms?

Usually the winter is a time for relaxation over here but things have been busy over here! We’ve had unseasonably warm weather in metro-area New York so we have been spending a lot of time outdoors, finding animal tracks in the mud, saying hello to the confused plants that are still growing and budding, and gathering kindling for the fires we hope to build, soon! We have been doing lots of crafts and projects and reading … Read entire article »

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Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

From our family to yours, have a Happy Holiday! … Read entire article »

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Naturally Educational is Nominated as a Parents.com Best Craft for Kids Blog

Naturally Educational is Nominated as a Parents.com Best Craft for Kids Blog

Dear Friends, NaturallyEducational.com is a labor of love. Although I have been a professional educator for over a decade and run my consulting firm for seven years, I do not focus on monetizing this website.  I know you come here for activities, crafts, and educational ideas–not for ads. When I do work with companies, I try to do so in a way that adds value for you. If you have found information or inspiration here, I hope … Read entire article »

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Check it Out: Quoted in Parents Magazine

Check it Out: Quoted in Parents Magazine

Parents are often concerned about “brain boosters” and “school preparedness”. Part of my mission is to alleviate some of the pressure and stress we place on ourselves and encourage everyone to pursue the educational opportunities in our everyday enjoyment of life with our children. I welcome the opportunity to share my educational philosophy and some of the latest studies that show that reading aloud, play, outdoor exploration, and creative expression, along with plenty of love and … Read entire article »

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Welcome, Baby!

Welcome, Baby!

On May 31, 5:18 am, we welcomed Conrad Ulysses, 9 pounds, 15 ounces, 22.5 inches, into our family. It was a very easy delivery compared with my last two and we went home from the hospital the very next day. His older siblings are adjusting well to the new addition. … Read entire article »

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