September 24, 2014
fall

Fall Into Fun with Your Family

Fall is my absolute favorite season and it is a sensory delight for children. Whistling winds, brightly colored leaves, the scent of pumpkin pie, the cozy […]
August 1, 2014
Asian kid acting as teacher

How to Encourage Creative Thinking in Your Children

As a parent I often wonder, how can I embrace and encourage my children’s creativity? Over the years I have tried different things, some more successful […]
July 9, 2014
Kids in pool

Staying Water Safe this Summer

At a recent pool party for graduating second graders, I was one of only two parents who stayed. I don’t think of myself as a helicopter […]
June 24, 2014
Young Boy Playing at Montessori/Pre-School

Using Play as a Method to Teach!

One child is sitting at a desk, completing a teacher-assigned worksheet. Another child is arranging small pebbles around a drawing she made in the mud with […]