Article on Natural Playscapes

March 19th, 2014

For the March edition of the Chronogram, I wrote an article on local, outdoor playgrounds. You can view the piece at http://www.chronogram.com/hudsonvalley/the-child-in-nature/Content?oid=2232759. Let me know what you think! -Cheryl

Artists in the Making

January 20th, 2014

As you know, at Livingston Street we have a class full of lively 3, 4, and 5 year old artists learning to express themselves visually with color, line and form. Children move through several stages of development when experimenting with art. The first stage, which appears as soon as a child can hold a writing […]

Young Children and Food

January 8th, 2014

Recently I was asked by a parent if I had any suggestions for lunches that could be easily packed and taken to school. What a great question! This got me thinking about the importance of well-balanced, healthy meals. Strangely enough, while this has been on my mind, I began taking a series of workshops on […]