PARENTING

31 RANDOM ACTS OF KINDNESS FOR TODDLERS

Last week I wrote all about how you can have a Montessori Christmas (read more here). I listed volunteering in your community as one of the ways to celebrate the holidays. I’d like to talk more about ways we can be thankful or show our children what kindness is with random acts of kindness for toddlers. Have you heard of the phrase “random act of kindness”? I’m sure you have heard your friend say how someone paid for their Starbucks…

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HOW TO HANDLE UNWANTED GIFTS WHEN YOU PRACTICE MONTESSORI

Last week we talked all about the joys of having a Montessori Christmas. This week I want to talk more about how to handle some of the more difficult parts of being Montessori at Christmas, such as unwanted gifts. Well-meaning family can be hard to handle around the holidays. When you tell your mother in law over and over again that you do not want your toddler receiving any loud flashy plastic toys you’d think you’d be in the clear.…

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HOW TO HAVE A MONTESSORI CHRISTMAS WITH A TODDLER

It’s that time of year again! I am so excited to start spreading the Christmas cheer this year! I want to focus more on a Montessori Christmas today. A Montessori Christmas is full of friends, family, fun, and lots of cheer. Having your toddler join the excitement is one of the best parts!   MONTESSORI CHRISTMAS ACTIVITIES Whether you plan on celebrating Christmas with a big family gathering or just a small affair at your home you can still incorporate Montessori…

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HOW TO TRANSFORM YOUR TODDLER INTO A PRESCHOOLER

Something I think about a lot as a SAHM is whether or not I give my daughter quality learning time. I know I could do better in several departments but I’m not talking about giving my daughter a cookie every once in a while. I want to make sure I am giving my daughter every chance to get ahead in life and I know it may seem silly but I think it really does all start at home. If I…

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9 SENSORY ACTIVITIES FOR TODDLERS THAT WILL KEEP THEIR ATTENTION

Keeping my daughter’s attention can be a hard task. Sensory activities for toddlers that truly¬†engage and keep them focused are what I’m always trying to come up with. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. Since I have started this blog I have been trying to find the work to SAHM balance. I absolutely love…

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