Reflective Renewal

finding meaning and inspiration in children's literature

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Why go it alone when we have our friends?

November 18th, 2009 by christine · 2 Comments · Creativity

Have you ever felt afraid to do something simply because you were alone? As an only child, that is a familiar concept to me. As a matter of fact, I think one of the many reasons that Lauree and I are such good friends is because we are both only children, and we had one [...]

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Playing school

October 13th, 2009 by christine · No Comments · Uncategorized

I genuinely wonder, why can’t we just sit back, relax, and look at children’s books for our clues? The literature sheds such light on our lives, which then impacts our teaching and everything else we do.

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Everything I learned about life, I learned from a children’s book

October 13th, 2009 by lauree · No Comments · Uncategorized

Welcome to Reflective Renewal! The idea behind it is a simple one: if the life lessons we teach children are so fundamental, then they are just as meaningful and relevant to us as adults as well.

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