If you've been reading Being Savvy for a while, you know that we are lovers of poetry and music. Both for ourselves and for our children. Today we bring you some thoughts on two of our favorite arts from one of literature's most expansive minds.
"A verbal art like poetry is reflective; it stops to think. Music is immediate, it goes on to become." -- W. H. Auden
Wise words from one of America's greatest thinkers about how music is as essential to life for preschoolers as a splash in the tub and a scrub behind the ears."Take a music bath once or twice a week for a few seasons, and you will find that it is to ... read more