We started my son’s transition to Children’s House (Cycle 1) during his last two weeks in NIDO (0-3 years program with parents) last school term. He visited his new classroom three times and spent approx 30 minutes- 1 hour in the classroom each time. During this time my son was shown where the toilets are, … More My son’s first week of Children’s House (Cycle 1)
Instead of Easter crafts and baking like we did last year, we decided this time to take a road trip with the intent to explore and have a picnic. Sometimes it’s nice to explore and not have a specific destination in mind. My children, especially my eldest now loves to get out and about and explore the … More A road trip, picnic and lots of time to explore
This morning we had some friends over. This is the first time we have had a play date at our house since we moved. It worked out well as my daughter got to spend some quality time with her school friend whilst my son played with her friend’s younger brother and at times they all … More A play date in the morning and an afternoon of play
I think you are going to enjoy reading today’s Interview with Natalie from the Living with my Little Love blog. It’s so lovely to connect with other Montessori and simple living families. Maybe we can all encourage, support and inspire each other. Q1. Dear Natalie, would you like to share with us a bit about yourself and … More Interview Series: Interview with Natalie from Living with my Little Love
We visited some family yesterday for an early Easter lunch and a catch up and then took a drive to the beach. We weren’t able to spend too much time there as it was starting to get dark and rather cold. That didn’t stop my children from running straight into the (very cold) water, clothes … More Time at the beach
Today was a slow one. Both of my children woke up looking still very tired even though I presumed they must have slept well as both went to sleep early and didn’t wake through the night. They did have a big day yesterday though. The plan today, for me anyways was to make up some ‘feel … More Some home made food and a family movie.
We don’t do ‘play dates’ that often, but over the school holidays we may do one or two catch ups if my children are happy to do so, usually with the same children each time and only for a few hours. Today though, we caught up with another mum from my daughter’s school, whom we haven’t … More Getting out and about; play date and picnic by the lake