Anthroposophy · Mystical Motherhood · Waldorf Crafts

Why Children Need Handwork

Waldorf Handwork 4 reasons why children need it. Today I discuss why I think Handwork is fundamental to a well rounded, holistic education. The four reasons I mention are…… It builds RESILIENCE It encourages PROBLEM SOLVING It encourages COMMUNITY BUILDING and it helps children BUILD A CONNECTION WITH NATURE. Whether your children are in a… Continue reading Why Children Need Handwork

Anthroposophy · Introduction · Mystical Motherhood · Waldorf Crafts

Educational musings and casting off your knitting

In this most recent video I show you how to cast off and sew up your gnome. I also wanted to just write a wee thing about how great knitting is for teaching number concepts. Children using their times tables, addition and subtraction and multiple other skills while knitting. It’s a really practical engagement way… Continue reading Educational musings and casting off your knitting

Anthroposophy · Mystic discoveries podcast · Mystic Music · Mystical Motherhood

3 Easy Ways To Make Your Home More Waldorf-y

Link to the latest YouTube vid https://w3 Easy Ways To Make Your Home More Waldorf-yww.youtube.com/watch?v=Pvv8joxpjOQ Kia Ora! Today I list the 3 easy ways to bring waldorf principles into your home. You don’t need to go out and buy a whole lot of natural toys (although it is fun to do that), my belief is that… Continue reading 3 Easy Ways To Make Your Home More Waldorf-y

Anthroposophy · Mystic Research

The Mystic Discoveries Podcast. Ep 2: Rudolf Steiner

i can’t believe I forgot to post these podcasts last year! Baby brain for sure. A post on Mamahood is forthcoming and more podcasts will be made this year. Subscribe on podbean or iTunes xoxo Enjoy! https://themysticdiscoveries.podbean.com/e/the-mystic-discoveries-rudolf-steiner-a-dude-living-in-two-worlds/ (blurb from podcast) Hey Hey! Our first proper podcast. Rhys joins me today to discuss the fellow that… Continue reading The Mystic Discoveries Podcast. Ep 2: Rudolf Steiner

Anthroposophy · Uncategorized

Medicine and Spiritual Realities, Words from Michaela Glockler

While doing some research for my up and coming podcast about Anthroposophy and Rudolf Steiner I came across a playlist of extended interviews from the film “The Challenge of Rudolf Steiner”. Great film! I watched this interview by the wonderful Michaela Glockler, a paediatrician and anthroposophical doctor. Wow, my heart was filled with warmth and… Continue reading Medicine and Spiritual Realities, Words from Michaela Glockler

Anthroposophy · Introduction · Mystic · Tarot · Uncategorized

Who am I and What am I Doing Here?

A short answer to this can be found in the Ol’ About Page, but I shall attempt to answer this question in more detail. As this is the first blog post, it only seems fitting to introduce myself and explain why I am bringing Mystic Discoveries into existence. My name is Amanda, and ever since… Continue reading Who am I and What am I Doing Here?