August Muse~Letter

As summer’s end is drawing close an urge for busyness may be creeping into your consciousness. Back to school preparations, getting that last trip in before autumn and getting involved in community activities may start filling your schedule, what if we choose to embody a quality of spaciousness to relish every last ray of summer?…

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Watermelon Agua Fresca

  Watermelon Agua Fresca recipe from Herb Mentor. This simple recipe has 4 ingredients, watermelon, strawberries, mint and water. It is hydrating for busy children and for breastfeeding mamas, it is lovely to look at, and the ripe fruits are sweet enough without adding sugar. Keep it in the fridge for a a day or…

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Summer Tomato and Avocado Salad

  Summer Tomato and Avocado Salad by Sara Woll Slice and combine: One big beautiful tomato Half of one cucumber One avocado Small handful fresh basil Add a squeeze of lemon, bit of olive oil, dash sea salt. Three tablespoons nutritional yeast. Dice finely and sauté three big kale leaves in olive oil. Mix it all…

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July Muse~Letter

Summer is here and we are ready for some fun and adventures. Our family’s word of the month is Play. Play is our parenting inspiration, how can we be more playful through everyday parenting? When play is at the root of our family decisions, we make time for more games, imagination and silliness in daily…

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Camping with Little Ones

  artwork by Kathryn Cole designs Camping with Little Ones For some of us, camping with a little one may sound scary or difficult…the thought of it may stop you from even trying. I hope the pull and magic of mother nature is stronger than any doubts because,YOU CAN DO THIS. Our family loves camping, and…

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Home-Made Cards for Dad

  Father’s Day is on June 19th this year. What are some ways that you can offer a special day for the father in your life? For the past three years we have gone camping with two other families for a long weekend. The dads receive a special Father’s Day fancy dinner over an open…

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June Muse-Letter

Hello Mothering Artists! This month’s newsletter celebrates fathers. Fathering with intention~a great article from the Art of Manliness Join our online learning community for only $20 per month and receive support to parent with intention. Let’s hear from the dads~ 3 dads share about fatherhood Simple and sweet cards your child can make for father’s day…

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Raw-cho Cheese Dip

  Remember those little league nachos from childhood, the kind where the “cheese” is pumped from a huge squirt container on stale chips at the ball park? I do, fondly. My friend and vegan chef extraordinaire, Tess Challis, has transformed the comfort/junk food experience into a nutrient dense and oh-so-delicious new version. Click here for…

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May

  In this month’s newsletter : Connect with your mother…Mother Earth~ideas for nature nurturing Connect with a community of mothers~our Heart of the Home Online Community is opening enrollment and we are having a big sale! Connect with your child ~create a pocket puppet story and download our free PDF with sweet ways to cultivate…

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Pocket Puppets

  Ah, the magic of wee puppets. These little companions are my helpers who whimsically deliver messages and stories with ease. Why? Because they speak the language of childhood; imagination. A funny fact about me is that i mostly likely have a little friend in my pocket any day of the week. Nibbler mouse, busy…

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