Why the prepared space at home matters so much, and so little

That Shelf Work Though

It is so easy to associate Montessori with one facet – the beautiful and meticulously prepared environment. While this is the most glorified aspect of Montessori, it is not the most impactful aspect.  Continue reading “Why the prepared space at home matters so much, and so little”

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What everyone can appreciate from Montessori

The Montessori method isn’t for everyone as it’s just one path of many, but my motivation for sharing it is because I truly believe it can provide inspiration for all of us as parents. Its greatest inspiration for me has been in terms of respect.  Continue reading “What everyone can appreciate from Montessori”

New to the blog – Montessori mommin’

After I became a mom of two under two, I hit a major crossroad in my parenting journey and had a bit of a mom-identity-crisis. Things felt chaotic and I wanted to better understand my babies so that I could graduate from “survival mode”  to “normal mode.” I just didn’t know what my new normal would be yet. I was drawn to Montessori, picked up a book and never looked back. Continue reading “New to the blog – Montessori mommin’”

2019 intention: A year of kindness

2019 is fast approaching, which means I’ve been in deep reflection about what intention to start my January with. It’s an extra exciting New Year for me because I’m also turning 29. While this is surely not as exciting as the big 30, it is sentimental to be at the end of a decade and upon a brand new one. To think I started my twenties as an adult-in-training and will end my twenties as a mother and wife responsible for a whole family is both comical and impressive. Continue reading “2019 intention: A year of kindness”

A day in the life of a stay-at-home mom

I’m so often asked, “How was your day?” Or, “What do you do all day?”  I never know  how to answer it because I don’t know where to begin or how to find words that do justice to how big the smallest tasks end up being. So, I took little mental notes throughout my day and strung them together to give a very unfiltered answer. Continue reading “A day in the life of a stay-at-home mom”