Montessori at home 16/01/14 (including how to get your kids to do their own dishes)

I’ve been reading a lot about Montessori lately. I’ve also expanded the repertoire of activities or “works” in the house, and will share some of those eventually, but in the last couple of months I’ve come to realise that what’s important (particularly at home) is not having a shelf full of practical life works, but … Continue reading

Creating order out of chaos OR Turning over a new leaf

The order out of chaos is the kids; the turning over a new leaf is for me. After the boys playing quite often so beautifully together, it has of late reverted back to me being a constant referee. Not interested, sorry boys. I know you can play well together, so do it, please. Sadly not … Continue reading