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30 Free Spring Ideas and Activities for Caregivers of Children

Photo by Robin LaRoy, A Little Acorn Learning Mama1. Take out old make-up or face paints and paint ...
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Reclaiming the Village

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A Handcraft Giveaway from A Child’s Dream and 10% OFF`

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Eileen Bio Photo 2018 2

Hello, I'm Eileen!

Little Acorn Learning was born out my lifelong love for children and my desire to protect their inherent right to experience childhood as many of us remember it to be.

For over 25 years, I have applied my love of nature-based learning and mindful caregiving drawing from my experience as a mother, as owner and teacher of my own home-based Waldorf inspired school and as my role as Kindergarten Teacher at Housatonic Valley Waldorf School in Connecticut.

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