How Needle Felt Mushroom | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

I’d been focusing on knitting when I get a chance to craft and I realized I was neglecting all the other crafting elements that I enjoy and help to encourage a Waldorf lifestyle in our home. Plus, I like to expose Sola to a variety of crafting materials. So I decided to do some needle […]

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22 Books for Easter | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

I’m not sure what our Easter is going to be like this year, since this is our first year in this home. Sola is old enough that she wants to do an egg hunt with friends, so we may go to a local hunt or try to have one with neighbors. She is almost too […]

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Children's Picture Books for Spring | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

Spring starts next week! Where has the time gone this year? We’ve got a few more good reads for spring to add to our growing list of picture books for spring.

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France Geography Unit Plan and Printable | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

France Geography Unit As I mentioned in a past posts, we are using Little Passports (affiliate link) for our geography “spine”. The fourth kit that comes with the Little Passports subscription is for France. France is a really big country to cover in that there is so much that you can cover! I had a […]

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Eleven Charming Valentine Books for Kids | from Blue Bells and Cockle Shells

Valentine’s Day is coming up fast, with Saint Patrick’s Day and Easter not far behind! I’m having some trouble being in the mod for holidays with the current state of our union, but I am trying to keep a semblance of rhythm for Sola, so she feels somewhat grounded during these times. This is our […]

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