Tag: Montessori

True Confession: My kids never slept in a crib

There is a part of my parenting that, until recently, I felt terrible about: my children never slept in cribs. I’m sure some of you, possibly most of you, are horrified by this. I honestly don’t even know how it happened. They are great sleepers now, and my younger son has generally been a great

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6 Little Things to Encourage Big Independence

I might have mentioned before that my mom was a Montessori teacher and I went to Montessori school as a young child. My older daughter has recently started in Montessori preschool. The school she attends does some amazing parent education nights. I’ve only been able to attend one so far, which focused on Montessori for

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