Following an Interest- Knitting and Woodworking

Even though Miss 6 (soon to be Miss 7) has always been interested in knitting, more recently though, they have been doing more ‘hand work’ in her Montessori classroom, so she has been wanting to do lots more knitting at home. This term at school they have been doing Finger Knitting and French Knitting. French … More Following an Interest- Knitting and Woodworking

Independence in the home- shared bedroom and wardrobe update (2019)

We have been in our new house approximately four weeks now. Even though we have constantly been fixing things up around the house (inside and outside) and making a bit of a mess in the process, one of the things we have done though, was ensure that at least we all had our bedrooms set … More Independence in the home- shared bedroom and wardrobe update (2019)

Review of Simple Happy Kitchen: An Illustrated Guide for Your Plant-Based Life

Recently I had the chance to read Simple Happy Kitchen by Miki Mottes and loved it. Simple Happy Kitchen- originally part of a Kickstarter campaign, Is not a recipe book (although there are a few recipes included in it) but a fun, creative, informative, beautifully illustrated guide to plant-based eating. There is an overload of … More Review of Simple Happy Kitchen: An Illustrated Guide for Your Plant-Based Life

Our week so far and supporting independence (shoe storage and cleaning zone)

Hi there, Things have been good. We are a bit more settled into our new home now and my children are already in their second week of school. We are still pottering trying to at least clean up what we can around the house. To me though, this isn’t a chore, it’s something fun we … More Our week so far and supporting independence (shoe storage and cleaning zone)