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I still have fond memories of my early education experience in Montessori school. My teacher, Jane was fantastically patient and funny and she was the first person in my life to take me seriously when I said that I wanted to grow up and become a writer. As a parent, I had high hopes of […]

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How I Stop Yelling at the Kids (Mostly)

I feel like this¬†article needs a disclaimer. Something like this: I love my kids. I don’t feel the need to yell at them all the time. This is a sometimes thing, and a sometimes strategy, so please don’t judge me, lest ye be judged, and so on and so forth, yada-yada-yada. But, hey. Judgers gonna […]


Kids Activity: Sand Letters

Pre-writing skills are important for the preschool age, developing the control and writing grip as they’re learning letters and numbers. This fun activity is great for a 3 or 4 year old learning to hold a pen or pencil correctly and beginning to develop more control over their strokes as well. Keep reading to see […]



Up until recently, I was confident in the knowledge that Joseph’s clothes would be outgrown before they were outworn.