Children’s Book Lists


“A children’s story that can only be enjoyed by children is not a good children’s story in the slightest.” ― C.S. Lewis Here are 20 book lists for children and parents! The list cover a broad range of topics from holidays to mindful parenting. Please share your opinion with me. Also, send along recommendations to [Read On]

Montessori in the Home for Infants and Babies

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Montessori is a philosophy that should extend far beyond classroom walls. Montessori is a lifestyle, not simply an educational method.  Dr. Maria Montessori believed strongly in the concept of education of the whole child and subsequently developed materials and lessons in the areas of Practical Life, Sensorial, Language, Math and Life Sciences. Practical Life included [Read On]

Montessori Inspired Toys for Infants and Babies


“Whoever touches the life of the child touches the most sensitive point of a whole which has roots in the most distant past and climbs toward the infinite future.  ~ Dr. Montessori Montessori is a way of life. You can never start too early integrating the philosophy into your home and your child’s life. I [Read On]

My Top Infant and Toddler Montessori Materials


I am often ask by readers for my list of Top Montessori Materials for Infants and Toddlers. Yes, it is very possible to start Montessori in the home and the classroom from birth! Montessori is a lifestyle. Montessori is a way of life. Montessori doesn’t stop at the classroom walls. Montessori doesn’t appear when a [Read On]

My Montessori Top Picks {Infants & Toddlers}


It is never to early to start integrating Montessori Philosophy into your home & classroom environment. A few of my top picks for infants and toddlers! Enjoy! Wood Baby Toy Gift Set Montessori Infant Coin Box Guidecraft Screw Block Manipulative Plan Toys Cone Sorting Object Permanence Box Amazing Tracker Ball Maze Ryan’s Room (Sew ‘N’ [Read On]

Five Easy and Frugal Sensory Play Ideas


{Guest Post by Isil of Smiling like Sunshine} Our children’s sensory education begins at birth as they look at us, taste mummy’s milk, find comfort at our nurturing touch. They explore the world through their senses. Therefore it is important to continue to develop our children’s sensory awareness. In a Montessori environment, a whole area [Read On]