Infant Speed

Wishing all of my families who celebrate Chag Sameach!! Happy Passover! “I would way rather stay in the infant’s world […]

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Listening In

As you all know, this weekend was the RIE Conference, and I was completely consumed Friday and Saturday…and you know […]

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Struggle…

As we, here in Southern California, sit in anticipation of the next wave of rain showers heading our way, I’m […]

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My Vision

I came across RIE’s Vision Statement earlier this week, and even though I’ve been teaching RIE for over decade and […]

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Move Slowly

My thanks to Keri Khalighi (RIE Mom extraordinaire) for sharing this poem and so much other wisdom and beauty. www.wayoftheelements.com​ […]

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Revisiting Empathy

August 11th already? Time is truly flying! My nieces start school next week (kinder and 6th!), and my nephews started […]

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Trust

Trust. There are 7 basic principles of RIE. There’s no particular order or hierarchy to them, and they are all […]

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6 Words

Care Trust Boundaries Balance Partnership Real Relationships I woke up early the other morning and I (engaged in the downright […]

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Feel the Feelings

You know it’s a cold day in California when you’re skyping with your niece in Ohio and she’s wearing flipflops […]

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I love my job

I’m writing to you from underneath my cat, which isn’t a RIE win, but feels like a life win, even […]

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Retaining Wonder

This week’s RIE win comes from my Mom. A child advocate, educator, and administrator; her passion is all things early […]

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Try and Fail

This week’s RIE win comes courtesy of my husband, who is a woodworker, computer programmer, musician, and all-around tinkerer…someone who […]

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