Gift Guide For Children Who Love Nature

With the holidays just around the corner, I wanted to share some gift ideas with you for children who love nature! There is such a wide variety of types of items on this list. I looked for items that I would also welcome into my own home. I had so much fun putting this gift guide [...]

By | 2018-11-21T21:49:36+00:00 November 22nd, 2018|Christmas, Hanukkah, Materials, Parenting|0 Comments

How to Reduce Waste This Holiday Season

While the holiday season is the most joyous time of the year, it’s also the trashiest. With all the holiday parties filled with extra food and drinks and the miles upon miles of gift wrap we use each Christmas, we can accumulate a mound of trash every year. Instead of filling the landfill with unneeded [...]

By | 2018-11-21T21:34:41+00:00 November 20th, 2018|Christmas, Valentine's Day, Winter|0 Comments

How to Stay Organized When Christmas Shopping

The holiday season is always a busy time, and if you don’t stay organized, you’re likely to accidentally let something slip through the cracks. To make this Christmas season the best it can be, you need to get organized right away. One of the most chaotic parts of the season his holiday shopping, making it [...]

By | 2018-11-19T04:34:16+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Christmas, Parenting, Winter|0 Comments

Montessori Life Cycle of a Christmas Tree

Does your little one love Christmas? It's all just so exciting! This year, I have been trying to limit the number of learning activities I present. We are really trying to consciously choose materials that are realistic, simple, and relevant to our lives at the moment. This is why I just had to create a [...]

By | 2017-12-20T10:27:38+00:00 December 20th, 2017|3-6 years old, Botany, Christmas, Montessori, Printables|0 Comments

Gingerbread Counting Printables

Do your kids love Christmas cookies, gingerbread men, and all of those delicious things that we tend to make during this time of year? My son has been asking to bake cookies almost every single day! During the day, we can only bake (and eat) so many cookies. This is why I created these Gingerbread Counting [...]

By | 2018-06-20T17:25:09+00:00 December 18th, 2017|3-6 years old, Christmas, Counting, Free Printables|0 Comments

Christmas Tree Counting Activities

With Christmas right, right, right around the corner, I thought it would be fun to share a few simple and FUN Christmas Tree Counting Activities! You can build up the excitement for the holidays and work on a few fun math activities at the same time! We're still going strong with the Christmas theme at [...]

Tips for an Environmentally Conscious Christmas

With the holidays in full swing around us, we can often get lost in the joy, chaos, and just work of it all. While the holidays can be such a fantastic time of year, I think that there is something that we may be likely to forget - how to care for our planet Ditch [...]

By | 2017-12-14T10:10:58+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Christmas, Home management, Minimalism, Parenting|0 Comments

12+ Ideas for a Non Gift Oriented Christmas

The winter holidays - whether you celebrate St Nicholas Day, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanza, etc, can all easily become fixated on what the kids will get. These holidays have such a rich background and history beyond the gifts though. This year, I am putting in a lot more effort into avoiding the gifts, getting rid of the [...]

By | 2017-12-05T09:49:48+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Christmas, Kids Activites, Minimalism, Parenting, Winter|1 Comment

Why we are telling our children about Santa Claus and some wonderful alternative traditions

The holidays are in full swing, right? Our homes are filling with the smells of cookies baking, cinnamon, mandarins, and beautiful decorations. This time of year is perfect for bonding and spending quality time together as a family. Personally, I love this time of year! It feels so magical, so delightful, and so exciting! Last [...]

By | 2017-12-05T10:37:40+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Christmas, Montessori, Parenting|0 Comments

15 Candy Cane Activities for Kids

Christmas is right around the corner! There are just about two weeks left to get all of our Christmas themed activities done, and all of those wonderful preparations finished! Today, I am sharing a collection of some awesome candy cane themed activities for Christmas! These can keep little ones busy perhaps while mom and dad [...]

By | 2017-11-17T23:00:05+00:00 December 10th, 2016|3-6 years old, Christmas, Seasonal, Winter|0 Comments