Monthly Archives: October 2014

Cinnamon, Cardamom and Saffron

Mahsa and helpers

I have delicious memories of waking up on the first morning of spring in Iran (21st of March) to the wafting aromas of hot cinnamon and cardamom pastries, and saffron-laced rice puddings. Post by Mahsa Anderson, Denmark. Spring, particularly the first day, was an explosion… Continue reading

Nature’s treasures at local community Spring Fair

strawberry flower fairy (1)

 Look out for the Golden Hill Steiner School Stall at Children’s Week Spring Fair, Denmark WA Venue: Recreation Centre Date: 25th October 2014 Time: Starts at 10 a.m.             Locally-based online shop bringing beautiful, sustainably-made products to families around Australia. … Continue reading

Rainbow colours of Djilba Camp

Everlasting daisies

Spring break 2014, the kids and I headed out on an adventure to The Stirling Ranges. We travelled to Mount Trio with camping gear and a tomahawk for our first ever participation in the annual Djilba Camp. Story by Lydia Kenyon       The… Continue reading

Call to Rainbow Spring

the completed maypole

  By Lydia Kenyon Rainbow Spring is part of a year round initiative to celebrate and explore the season’s change in Denmark, Western Australia. Natural rhythms of the day and the year are an important aspect of early years learning, according to the educational philosophy… Continue reading