StayAtHome

Growing up, my mom started the tradition that Christmas morning meant books.  To this day, I can't think of Christmas without remembering that delicious feeling of anticipation a new book brings.  Of curling up on the couch - cozy socks on feet and a book in hand - for a long afternoon of reading by the fire.  By the end of the day, my...
I got an email recently from Leslie, titled, "Please help make us the cool kids on the block!" She wrote: We recently moved to Billings, Montana, and my five year old boy and three year old girl are having a bit of a hard time fitting in.  I think we might need cooler toys.  Everyone around here has a trampoline,...
Can you tell we're getting ready to go back to the beach?  Here are a few books we'll be packing (and have been reading nonstop).   1.  If You Want to See a Whale by Julie Fogliano if you want to see a whale you will need a not-too-comfy chair and a not-too-cozy blanket because sleeping eyes can't watch for whales and whales won't wait for watching. The...
Several months ago, my husband and I attended a workshop about bringing Montessori methods into the home.  We went in not knowing a thing about Montessori...other than there seems to be quite a buzz about it among parents.  (Montessori or no? Are you Waldorf?  Play-based?)   I'm the silly girl that still thought pre-school started at age 4.  Oops. In...

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