Free Wall Art for Montessori Homes Printables

I'm so excited to start finishing up our spaces in our home! For the past two years (well more), we have been so busy with remodeling and doing work like making walls. There has been little time to focus on details. I'm so happy to finally be at a place where I can start buying [...]

Montessori Toys for Babies: 4-6 Months Old

It can get quite overwhelming to prepare for baby and search for the perfect toys. We get bombarded constantly with commercials and advertisements for all sorts of gear and contraptions. Today, I want to provdie a concise list of (mostly) Montessori Toys for Babies around 4-6 months old. These are toys that my daughter loved. [...]

By | 2017-08-01T09:04:17+00:00 August 1st, 2017|Baby, Books, Infants, Materials, Montessori|0 Comments

Seashell activities

I seem to have back to school on my mind. Summer vacation here literally just started! No, really, summer holiday in the Netherlands begins in middle to late July! The kids here get six weeks off. Once school picks back up in September, I will be teaching English at our village school a few hours [...]

Montessori Toys for Babies: Object Permanence Box

Baby N is already over eight months old! This really blows my mind, but it's happening - she's getting bigger! With Y, we didn't start implementing Montessori until he was just about a year old. This time, I'm really excited to see how N reacts and uses Montessori toys and materials from birth. It's just [...]

By | 2017-07-26T06:36:19+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Activites, Age, Baby, Materials, Montessori, Motor Skills, Toddler|0 Comments

Montessori bedroom spaces

Parents often ask me where to start with Montessori. Aside from learning activities, an important aspect of Montessori at home is setting up your space. Today, I want to take a look at some Montessori bedrooms. We will discuss important aspects to focus on when setting up a Montessori space for your child. A Montessori [...]

By | 2017-07-22T12:28:43+00:00 July 22nd, 2017|1-3 years old, Home, Home management, Montessori, Parenting|0 Comments

Montessori for Infants: Where to start with Montessori for your baby

One of the questions I get asked the most is: I don't know where to start. What should I do? Many times, these are expecting mothers, unsure of where to begin to create a Montessori environment, specifically for their babies. Let's take some time to discuss how to prepare yourself for your Montessori baby, what [...]

By | 2017-07-20T09:39:10+00:00 July 20th, 2017|Baby, Home, Montessori, Parenting|0 Comments

Help your toddler develop their language skills

Children are born with this wonderful ability to absorb language. Babies are born, unable to say a single word, yet by the time they reach 3 years old, children can say sentences. Really, what an amazing ability! Dr. Montessori explained that children's minds are like sponges and absorb information, such as language. As caregivers, there [...]

Montessori Language Activities for Toddlers: Giveaway

Hi, everyone! I am so excited to announce that the Montessori Inspiration at Home team has been working so hard this summer to bring you another fantastic resource - our second book in our Montessori series. It's called Montessori Inspiration at Home: Language - Toddler Series. This book is filled with an abundance of resources, ideas, tips, [...]

Art Projects for Kids: Montessori Renoir Printables and Activities

Something Y and I don't do nearly enough of is exploring art and artists. Now that the 12 months of Montessori theme is fine arts, I thought it was the perfect opportunity to do a small artist study. Y really loves to paint so teaching him specifically about a painting technique seemed like a fun [...]

High chairs for a Montessori home

What? High chairs for a Montessori home? Yes! Today, I am chatting a bit about why one may choose to use a high chair and what to look for in one. For our family, both a high chair and a Montessori weaning table have been a great compromise! High chairs for a Montessori home Why [...]

By | 2017-06-27T10:53:45+00:00 June 27th, 2017|1-3 years old, Home, Infants, Montessori, Parenting|0 Comments