Sarah’s Room: Growing with Her

Sarah’s Room: Growing with Her

I’ve been doing a bit of reorganising lately; I’ve jiggled around the playroom a bit to make it more engaging for Jack (3.5yrs) and Sarah (16 mths). I think a space should continually evolve, especially for children, their needs and … Continue reading

Montessori: Learning to Get Dressed

Montessori: Learning to Get Dressed

As Sarah gets older her room has had a few changes. About a month ago Sarah started to help getting undressed; just lifting her arms up and wriggling her legs. My husband first noticed this and since then has been encouraging … Continue reading

Montessori in the Kitchen: Child-sized Utensils

Montessori in the Kitchen: Child-sized Utensils

I love poking through kitchen stores and ogling all the gadgets but so many of them aren’t really necessary. So when I was thinking about utensils for Jack I thought about what types of things he would be doing in … Continue reading

A Mini Atelier: Rotating the Art Activities

A Mini Atelier: Rotating the Art Activities

Ok, so it’s not quite an atelier. I would much prefer to have our art materials in open containers but with little Sarah around it is all too enticing for her to come and dump things on the floor. Still, … Continue reading