50 Astrology-Based Things to Do With Your Kid This Summer

Summer break is often crammed with summer camp plans, beach trips, weekend getaways, the occasional play date and so much more. It all sounds great and fun, but the one thing we here at Orbit encourage parents to really do, which is probably never in their radar, is to focus on their child's solar development … Continue reading 50 Astrology-Based Things to Do With Your Kid This Summer

Check It: Using Astrology to Parent Better, Fire Signs (The Lavender Stand)

This post first appeared on The Lavender Stand, as part of a series, for their launch and "astrology to parent" column. Check them out for more on stories that "shifts culture, practices, and out dated rules around expectations, funding, and field norms." Parenting is hard. We’ve all heard or read this somewhere along our journey, … Continue reading Check It: Using Astrology to Parent Better, Fire Signs (The Lavender Stand)

Spring Craft and Dreaming, How We Welcomed the Season

Although spring didn't quite arrive how we expected in #NYC, that didn't stop us from celebrating the beautiful new season with a warm craft project.  When it comes to springtime, my goal is to make sure my kids embrace the change in season and create new goals that correlate with the warm weather. This year, … Continue reading Spring Craft and Dreaming, How We Welcomed the Season

Painting – A #Writing Prompt

"The universe is what you illustrate it to be." —Rory (365 Days of Wonder, Mr. Browne's Book of Precepts by R.J. Palacio) Painting by my brother, Jowen Pichardo  

3 Ways to Celebrate the #Leo New Moon With Your Kids

Leo is about the heart, Lion, sun and taking the center stage. It's about pulling out the red carpet and not holding back. Boast and roar with your little ones, if they want to. Even if you don't have a little Leo in your pack, it's always good to celebrate like the King of the … Continue reading 3 Ways to Celebrate the #Leo New Moon With Your Kids