Winter Woods

Hello Everyone, I thought you might enjoy this winter poem written for young children. Winter Prayer by Sara E. Wiltse Loving Friend Oh, hear our prayer! Take into Thy tender care All the leaves and flowers that sleep In their white beds covered deep; Sheltered from the wintry storm All Thy snow-birds; keep them warm…

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Happy New Year – 2018

 Here in my corner of the Midwest, it’s a Winter Wonderland. As you start the new year with your Preschoolers at home or in the classroom, strive to make the most of all this new year brings. No doubt, there will be challenges, but opportunities will also surface. Many of these we must create and…

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Caught In A Snowstorm

My flight was delayed due to inclement weather at Chicago O’Hare Airport…snow and more snow! I marveled at the beauty of this winter wonderland… Lovely to observe and play in, nerve-wrecking to drive or ride in, unless you enjoy snowmobiling! I looked forward to my return trip to warmer, calmer weather. I dreamed of basking…

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Happy New Year!

Happy new Year! May you and your family experience many blessings in 2014. It’s been wonderful for me to visit family. Time is passing all too quickly when we’ll part for a season. I’m looking forward to writing and publishing more books, especially a series of nature-oriented picture books for young children, in 2014. What…

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Holiday Travel

My holiday travel plans included visits to family and friends in the Midwest for a much needed time of rest, relaxation, and rejuvenation. Leaving Florida, on lift-off, my plane made its rocky ascent through the clouds, toward the glistening blue canopy, leveling off above the puffy, fluffy carpet of white. As my plane continued its…

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Nature Holiday

Spending time with family and special friends is a joy and a blessing. Carving out some time to be together or alone surrounded by nature’s beauty is also rewarding during this time of year. Let’s remember the Creator, who made it all possible. What is your favorite nature space during this time of year?

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Giving Thanks

I haven’t posted any comments for a few weeks because I’ve been dealing with a family crisis. But through it all, I’ve found much to be thankful for. Whatever the challenges you face in the tapestry of your life, look for the threads of positive events to be thankful for. Often these are the small…

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“Winter”

Snowshoe Hare The winter season has its enjoyable moments. If you’re on the nature trail in winter you might be rewarded with seeing a snowshoe hare or rabbit. Frozen Creek Or perhaps a frozen creek or river like the one above. Snowflakes Diagram Unique snowflake patterns can be seen all around you. Enjoy winter vicariously…

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