Books & Publications
Whole Family Rhythms Seasonal Guides
Connect with the Rhythm of your Home
Whole Family Rhythms Printed Guides for Mamas (or carers) designed to help plan, create and animate a peaceful, balanced and holistic rhythm for the home, flowing between structured, adult-led activities and child-led, imaginative free play. Perfect for those who want to slow down, create and connect with the rhythm of their days together.
Around the Day Waldorf Daily Planner
The Around the Day Waldorf Daily Planner Teacher-Homeschool Edition is a beautiful daily planner designed to bring inspiration and beauty to days, whether at home or at school.
Inspired by Waldorf education, this academic-year daily planner incorporates principles of care-giving and teaching suited to those caring for young children.
Bella Luna Toys
Waldorf Books for Children & Families
Our growing selection of books includes Waldorf books for children and families: Elsa Beskow picture books, crafts, painting, drawing, music and much more. Waldorf teacher owned. Online since 2002.
A Child's Dream
Books for Waldorf Crafts, Learning & More
A Child’s Dream carries a carefully selected array of books, music and DVDs for Waldorf-inspired art, crafts, handwork, homeschooling and doll/toy making along with beautifully illustrated board books for babies and toddlers, Wynstone’s seasonal books for parents and teachers, calm adventure tales and storytelling cards.
Sanctuaries of Childhood
Nurturing a Child's Spiritual Life by Shea Darian
What people are saying:
"A remarkable book." -David Alsop, former Chairman, AWSNA
"Shea Darian.. has done it again!... Out of the many books on the market I have read, Sanctuaries actually delivers the spiritual goods." -Marelu Greco, Unity Church youth & Family Minister
"If every parent on earth read and absorbed this book, we would know peace on earth... It is a rare gift to be able to teach with inspiration and levity through the written word, and Darian does so flawlessly." - Rlyth Rowan, Lilipoh Magazine
Living Passages by Shea Darian
Celebrating Rites of Passage from Birth to Adulthood
An award-winning book with parenting wisdom, ideas and rites of passage ceremonies for celebrating life passages from weaning and transcending the magic of childhood to dating, driving, and leaving home. Includes 30 songs and a bounty of ideas for parents to heal life passages from the past.
Changing the World for Good One Family at a Time
Publisher of the long-time Waldorf favorite, Seven Times the Sun: Guiding Your Child Through the Rhythms of the Day. Gilead Press books, greeting cards, and a cappella cds equip parents, teachers and caregivers with practical tools to meet the joys and challenges of parenting and caregiving in the 21st century.
LifeWays North America
Nurturing Families, Inspiring Childcare
LifeWays North America supports parents, caregivers and teachers with transformative resources. Books, CDs, DVDs, and lectures are available in a physical format or as a PDF download. Peruse the online bookstore where you’ll find unique offerings by the leaders in early childcare.