ZENs’ creative writing and reflective journal format focuses on assisting children and adults in developing their senses, identifying their emotions, and articulating what and how they sense and feel on a deeper personal level, through intentionally planned experiences in Nature.
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My Lavender Harvesting ZEN. An example of a Zensory Experience in Nature. ZENs - fostering spiritual development in young children and adults. Connect with me to learn more about my ZENs project and mission! Facebook: Penned by LindseyAnn, LinkedIn: LindseyAnn, Instagram @pennedbylindseyann
So what is ZENs, exactly? ZENs has been penned to enable parents and/or teachers an easy format for assisting their children in creating a personal connection to Nature and our natural resources. As its name implies, ZENs focuses on experiencing Nature in a mindful and fully aware state. Children, parents, and teachers can begin to … Continue reading ZENs – Zensory Experiences in Nature: An Innovative Approach to Nature-based Learning
I am so excited to share with all of you that The Safety Jewels is now available on Amazon! Head on over to my Author Page and purchase a copy to support the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children's mission. A walk to school… A shield of jewels… Do you know the 12 … Continue reading The Safety Jewels: Now Available!!
The front cover, dedication page, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children resource page, and back cover. A portion of U.S. and international sales will go to support the mission of the NCMEC and International Centre for Missing and Exploited Children. Look for the release to be by the end of next week! In … Continue reading The Safety Jewels: Update on Release!
Just a quick update to convey that all is going well in the development and illustration of my first children's book. This has been a rather long and arduous path, full of bumps, potholes, and major detours. Nonetheless, the rough portion of the road is behind me now! I am very excited to share this … Continue reading Sneak Peek to Upcoming Book Release
A garden for children ages 6 weeks through Kindergarten A garden that nurtures through nature, the mind, body, and Spirit of children and their families A garden in which children and families engage in transformational learning by connecting to our natural world A garden that enriches the mind, nourishes the body, and cultivates the Spirit … Continue reading Imagine A Garden…
This past week I had the very distinct pleasure of sitting down with the author of the children's book, Our Father (in other words), Penn Ketchum. I asked him to bring a copy of his book because admittedly I had not yet had the chance to get my hands on one and I very much … Continue reading Book Review: Our Father (in other words)
Connecting wellness check-ups with early literacy is brilliant! Reach Out and Read does just this. Read more to learn more...