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Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   09-06-2009, 03:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,191
Posted By KimberMama
I often see offers and requests for Enki on the...

I often see offers and requests for Enki on the Waldorf-Curriculum Supplies yahoo group. You can expect to sell it for about half what you paid.

Every now and then someone will offer out a "hand...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-26-2009, 07:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By KimberMama
When my boys were younger I didn't like how far...

When my boys were younger I didn't like how far it veered from the Waldorf method. For example, they didn't do main lesson blocks and allow recently introduced material a time to sleep.

Now that...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-22-2009, 05:28 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,557
Posted By KimberMama
Quote: Originally Posted by skueppers...

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Originally Posted by skueppers http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/14123362)
Although, to be fair, I imagine most...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-22-2009, 12:31 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 2,557
Posted By KimberMama
I have a B.A. in English Literature and...

I have a B.A. in English Literature and Composition, with a minor certificate in Feminist Studies. DH has a B.S. in Computer Science with a minor certificate in Mathematics. Wow, don't we sound...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-25-2009, 11:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 633
Posted By KimberMama
Lately we've followed a more natural schooling...

Lately we've followed a more natural schooling approach, and before that we did year round allowing ourselves to take off the last week of each month. More and more, though, I see the need for a...
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-19-2009, 02:57 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,820
Posted By KimberMama
DS#1 (age 10) has read all of the books and...

DS#1 (age 10) has read all of the books and really liked them. I'll have to look into this.
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   05-18-2009, 02:39 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,985
Posted By KimberMama
What a great idea! I'm not sure when I'll ask...

What a great idea! I'm not sure when I'll ask for day, but I'll be sure to. First step is organization, then planning.
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   04-23-2009, 05:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,030
Posted By KimberMama
The Padraic Colum books are fantastic! My boys...

The Padraic Colum books are fantastic! My boys adored both The Children's Homer and The Golden Fleece.
Forum: Arts & Crafts   02-26-2009, 04:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 603
Posted By KimberMama
I have the new Addi Click set and so far it is...

I have the new Addi Click set and so far it is fabulous. Smallest size is 24" though. You could make the smaller things using Magic Loop.
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   01-22-2009, 11:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By KimberMama
Well, I think Enki actually introduces academics...

Well, I think Enki actually introduces academics earlier than Waldorf. Enki grade 1 is definitely aimed at 6YOs and there is plenty of reading instruction in Enki grade 1. Waldorf doesn't usually...
Forum: California, Nevada   01-10-2009, 03:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,071
Posted By KimberMama
There is a great group in the IE, APInlandEmpire...

There is a great group in the IE, APInlandEmpire (http://groups.yahoo.com/group/APInlandEmpire/). There are get togethers, informal playdates and field trips, and a park day in Riverside.
...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   01-07-2009, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 309
Posted By KimberMama
When I am working a rectangular piece I use a...

When I am working a rectangular piece I use a small stitch holder (the ones that look like safety pins, like this (http://www.joann.com/joann/catalog.jsp?CATID=cat2874&PRODID=prd31820), because they...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   12-20-2008, 12:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 401
Posted By KimberMama
Quote: Originally Posted by Brisen...

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Originally Posted by Brisen http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12830978)
I'm trying to felt some wool sweaters and not...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   12-02-2008, 02:10 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 340
Posted By KimberMama
For something washable I've been happy with...

For something washable I've been happy with Peaches and Creme cotton yarn in the past. As long as the blanket is machine dried it will stay soft.

There are great soft gorgeous natural fiber yarns...
Forum: Arts & Crafts   11-21-2008, 03:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 329
Posted By KimberMama
Harrisville Designs has a couple of lap looms...

Harrisville Designs has a couple of lap looms designed for children, plus their "Easy Weaver" series and a backstrap loom. For your daughter's age the peg loom looks really good.
Forum: Traditional Foods   11-17-2008, 04:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 22,382
Posted By KimberMama
Quote: Originally Posted by tolovemercy...

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Originally Posted by tolovemercy http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/12627836)
So, am I the only one? I've been trying...
Forum: California, Nevada   11-16-2008, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By KimberMama
Glad to hear you are okay Erica. We're fine...

Glad to hear you are okay Erica. We're fine here, but MIL is evacuated from Carbon Canyon. We have no real info, but think that her home was most likely spared.
Forum: Traditional Foods   05-31-2008, 06:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 453
Posted By KimberMama
Quote: Originally Posted by sharr610...

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Originally Posted by sharr610 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11342643)
What do you all use? Most of my stainless...
Forum: Traditional Foods   05-23-2008, 07:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 465
Posted By KimberMama
We're currently combining TF and GF. I have one...

We're currently combining TF and GF. I have one child who is mildly allergic to dairy, so we've done a lot that is GF/CF. I don't do full GF/CF because of the damage caused to my youngest's gut by...
Forum: Traditional Foods   05-23-2008, 06:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By KimberMama
Quote: Originally Posted by AJP...

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Originally Posted by AJP http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11268259)
I don't like Organic Pastures raw butter. I've...
Forum: Traditional Foods   05-19-2008, 01:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,152
Posted By KimberMama
Quote: Originally Posted by PeggyinNC...

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Originally Posted by PeggyinNC http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11256168)
"My recipe has cream in it, but a bit...
Forum: Traditional Foods   05-18-2008, 01:24 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 750
Posted By KimberMama
Quote: Originally Posted by spiderdust...

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Originally Posted by spiderdust http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/11240717)
Do they think your son is really deprived?...
Forum: Traditional Foods   05-18-2008, 01:14 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,152
Posted By KimberMama
My recipe has cream in it, but a bit less, so...

My recipe has cream in it, but a bit less, so maybe you can save your skimmed cream and try it.

3/4 C raw milk
3/4 C raw cream
2 egg yolks (pastured eggs)
1/3 C maple syrup
Vanilla to taste...
Forum: Organize & Declutter   12-15-2007, 02:43 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 2,556
Posted By KimberMama
We're thinking of adding Compacting to our Riot...

We're thinking of adding Compacting to our Riot 4 Austerity project.
Forum: Learning at Home and Beyond   07-26-2007, 03:14 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 16,293
Posted By KimberMama
Quote: Originally Posted by heket...

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Originally Posted by heket http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/8732739)
Kimber, just curious, when did you start with...
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