All posts by Tara Thieke

Tara Thieke is a homemaker raising three daughters in Western Pennsylvania after working in childcare in the mid-Atlantic for over a decade, during which time she read several thousand books aloud.

Cats and Sixty Foot Whales: Reflections on Children’s Books

The most expensive preschools in America bear a pine-scented resemblance to those senna-tinted photographs of a world before plastics, albeit with no unseemly hint of poverty. Within the world of Waldorf, Montessori and Wild Forest schools the hand dominates the...

/ May 4, 2020