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September 7, 2019


I am often asked by families the best way to display their child's toys after we have decluttered.  They want to know the exact shelf to go out and buy.  Fortunately, there isn't one right way for your play space to look.  Every family has their own style and of...

June 9, 2019

Toddler Class Set Up

This week's interview is such an exciting one for me.  When Layla was around 10 months old, we started asking around to see what Montessori programs were available.  My mom found out about a special program that was a Montessori parent-participation...

May 30, 2019


This week I interviewed Amber of The Playful Learner.  I've admired Amber's approach to setting up her home and her creative activities that she posts on Instagram.  The thing that stands out for me is how thoughtful and authentic she seems.  I love that she ta...

May 19, 2019

This week, I interviewed Michelle, who I know from her Instagram account @discoveringourway.  It's a valuable home tour for parents of children in the second plane (6-12), as well as those who are curious about home schooling.  Michelle talks about adjusting the home p...

May 11, 2019

dressing corner

This week, I am so excited to share a Home Tour and interview with Tanja from Slovenia! 

This is one of the many amazing things about social media...How else would I have connected with her from all the way in Canada?  From our email and message exchange...

May 2, 2019

This week I spoke with Melanie of @thisfrenchmom.  She is a French mom of three boys, now living in the US.  What I love most about Melanie's Instagram account is her ability to capture realistic experiences her children have, and to make it all look so uncomplicated....

April 25, 2019

This week I interviewed Michelle, mom and homeschooler of three boys.  The thing I took from this interview is how possible it is to give your children independence in the home.  Michelle has some very practical advice that can be used by all families, home schooling o...

April 15, 2019

You can see the shelf, and also the pull up bar and mirror we added to encourage standing and  walking. There are other commercially made ones available, this diy set up was $15 though.

This week we are getting to peek into the home of Pamela of Instagram account Totall...

April 8, 2019

Classroom Shelves

This week we take a peek into the homeschooling environment of Elisabeth of McHomeschool.  The overall impression I get from her is that she is realistic, honest, determined and doesn't get fazed by all the unneeded extras...and maybe that's what makes...

April 1, 2019

If you are on Instagram looking for Montessori ideas, you might have already found Gabrielle of Plenty of Trays.  If you haven't yet, you should definitely follow her.  Her bio reads: "helping parents reach their child's full potential one Montessori tray at a time."...

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