Little Acorn Learning Blog

Create Cornhusk Dolls with Your Children

Posted by Eileen Foley on 28th Oct 2020

Create Cornhusk Dolls with Your Children

Create Cornhusk DollsSupplies Needed:CornhusksString or YarnScissorsPail of WaterHot GlueThese cornhusk dolls can take quite some time so be sure to prepare accordingly.In some Native American tradi …

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Upcoming Festivals & Holidays - Autumn 2020

Posted by Eileen Foley on 28th Oct 2020

Upcoming Festivals & Holidays - Autumn 2020

~ Upcoming Festivals & Holidays ~All Hallows Eve/Halloween - October 31stFull Hunter's Moon - Rare Blue Moon this Halloween - October 31st:The Full Hunter’s MoonThe Hunter’s Moon is the first ful …

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Posted by Little Acorn Learning on 18th Oct 2015

Autumn Came, With Wind and Gold...

Autumn is here and the girls and I have been taking every opportunity we can to soak in all of the beautiful colors, sights, activities and abundance this time of year offers us. I try to take them ap …

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Posted by Little Acorn Learning on 19th Nov 2014

Thanksgiving Leaf Garland

Thanksgiving Leaf GarlandSupplies Needed:Leaves from Nature WalksThread and needle or sewing machine or yarnTake the time to bring your children on daily nature walks this week.  As you walk alon …

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Posted by Little Acorn Learning on 19th Oct 2014

Open Space

The colors, the crisp air and the falling leaves of this season just grab onto me and make me feel so good inside.  I notice when autumn comes, I start to pay attention a bit more to my surroundi …

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Posted by Little Acorn Learning on 12th Sep 2014

Changing with the Season

My favorite season is approaching and the weather in Connecticut has shifted to cool temperatures this past week and I love it.  The girls are back to school and I am working hard to create some …

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