Tag Archives: "Montessori"

How to Deal With Toy Overload

When we got home from 10 days of traveling and visiting family for Christmas, my house looked like a giant had picked it up and shook it.  The detritus of our own family Christmas, held at home before we left, was still spread out across the living room.  A car full of gifts for the three of us, plus two garbage bags full of hand-me-down clothes…

Guest Post: Free the Genius in Your Child

Our brain is made up of approximately 100 billion neurons which are greatly malleable and adaptable to life. Experiments have shown that neurons have an almost unlimited potential for growth and development and that we presently use only about 10–15 percent of our brain’s capacity. Compared to all the galaxies in the universe, our brain is the…