Tag: feet on the earth

Week 1: New faces, new places

Welcome to Robin Circle! It was such a pleasure to meet (or see again) your daughters today. What a wonderfully sweet and energetic group we have this season! Most of today was spent giving a bit of an introduction to Robin Circle as well…

Week 13: Rainy Day Potluck and “See ya later!”‘s for Summer!

It is always bittersweet when we reach our final day of a season of Robin Circle. To celebrate another absolutely wonderful program, we did a special ceremony of love and appreciation for each girl in the program. Ann and I created little appreciation cards…

Week 12: Handmade Creations

This week was our first sunny day in a while. Even though the week’s moisture left the grass soggy and muddy, many of the girls still took off their shoes to play! We revived a project from last fall when we learned from Lorene how…

Week 11: Camouflaged

This week’s Robin Circle was a bit on the chilly side, as the forest was soaked with the weekend’s rain. We decided to stay warm by wandering in the forest and playing a perpetual game of Camouflage, or Eagle-Eye. The girls began with Thanksgiving…

Week Ten: A Creative Day With Dona

On this overcast Monday, which we luckily sustained fairly dry, we were visited by Dona Laurita, a wonderful local artist. We wandered over to her outdoor studio and each sat beside a beautiful nest and a blank sheet of paper. Beginning with a meditation,…

Sneaky Owls

The sun graced us with his delicious rays Tuesday as we embarked on our weekly Owl Circle adventure.  We started with some games to blow off steam before settling in to give thanks and eat a snack.  Zeke shared with us that he had…

Week Seven: Giving Thanks to the Fairies of the Forest

It was a sunny and warm day today at Robin Circle and the girls were excited to be back with us after a week off. We spent the first part of our day learning about the directions and which season is represented by the…

Week Six: Drum Stalk in the Meadow

 The drum stalk is a iconic experience for Feet On The Earth Participants. As an intern during the summer of 2013, I participated in my first drum stalk. Barefoot and blindfolded in the dark woods, to say I was nervous is an understatement! But…