Nature Journaling- our nature journals and art caddy

Do your children enjoy writing, drawing or painting what they observe in nature? Maybe they enjoy collecting found items such as leaves, flower petals or feathers and sticking them into a book for safe keeping? One way we foster nature journaling is to spend lost of time in nature and where possible, have our art … More Nature Journaling- our nature journals and art caddy

Evolving spaces (nature table, peace space and calendar) plus a few things

Well hello there, I took a couple of photos of a shelf in Miss 6’s room after she re-decorated it. I would love to have our nature table in a shared space in our house but there just isn’t room anywhere else at the moment. But here, my youngest still gets to enjoy it. I … More Evolving spaces (nature table, peace space and calendar) plus a few things

Interview with Theresa from Montessori in Real Life

I started a Montessori and Simple Family living series of Interviews with the hopes, as Readers, you may gain some information, encouragement, support and inspiration and just maybe, a way to connect with other like-minded families.  Today I am introducing you to the lovely Theresa from Montessori in Real Life. Theresa is a Montessori educator, … More Interview with Theresa from Montessori in Real Life

Our Math and Language materials my 4.5 year old is currently using

As requested, here is a few photos of our Montessori-type materials we are still using at home. My 6.5 year old no longer uses any these materials, but my 4.5 year old does so quite often. He is currently doing lots of ‘letter and number work’ at his Montessori school and likes to practice some … More Our Math and Language materials my 4.5 year old is currently using