A Plot of Earth - February 20th blog prompt from 365 Days of Writing Prompts, a WordPress eBook. Well, I am back! After a nearly 2 year hiatus, I have returned to infuse energy into this PLAY-ful blog. Feeling a bit rusty and faced with writer's block, I turn to my "Go-To" creative source of … Continue reading A Plot of Earth = A Child’s Haven
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.
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: Zententional Living, LinkedIn: LindseyAnn, Instagram: @zententionalliving
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
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)
Beach: In the Style of a Poem Young children create magic, encounter wonder Waves of water crash as thunder Sand becomes paper, a stick the pencil, waves the eraser A treasure trove of shells, replenished by each wave Lay in the sand awaiting to be saved Choosing carefully those placed in the pail … Continue reading Edu-PLAY-tion: Beach, a Poem
In light of the proliferative assaults against differing agents of society within the past several months, both here in the states, and across the world, I am compelled to share my feelings and views, if for no other reason than to heal my own soul and spirit. If you are family or a close friend … Continue reading Spiritual Development: Clearing the Clouds