Montessori: On Outdoor Exploration

Children are born natural explorers. I first encountered the Montessori method of education years ago, but it wasn’t until the birth of our first daughter that I began to actively research it. My husband gifted me several books she had written, and I slowly delved into her theories relating to child development. If you do

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The Benefits of Natural Learning

The “Winter Blues” hit me hard this year. I’ve resolved to spend more time outdoors, regardless of the weather. We’ve already purchased a full rain suit in anticipation of the wet spring months headed our way, and next winter we will be stocking up on wool-merino clothing because staying indoors for days, or even weeks,

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