Behaviour Management: The Bucket Analogy

Aristotle is going through a phase. At least I’d like to think it’s just a phase and not because I’m failing at my role of being a parent. To put it simply, he’s been obnoxious. It’s tough swallowing that when I know he can behave so beautifully sometimes that it just blows me away andContinue reading “Behaviour Management: The Bucket Analogy”

LeapFrog Scribble and Write

Light the way to early writing with Scribble and Write Four learning modes can help your child progress from drawing simple shapes and pictures, to writing upper- and lowercase letters Features a child-sized stylus, single retraceable surface and stroke-by-stroke guidance Parents can connect to the online LeapFrog Learning Path for customized learning ideas and insightsContinue reading “LeapFrog Scribble and Write”

Melissa & Doug Stack and Sort Board

15 colorful wooden pieces Helps with matching and counting skills Mix and match all pieces Recommended Age Range 2 Years and up Engage kids for hours with this classic toy that helps build matching and counting skills. Little learners can simply match the color and quantity of the colorful pieces to the key on theContinue reading “Melissa & Doug Stack and Sort Board”

Brilliant Minds Montessori Math Kit

Introducing an exciting new math curriculum specifically designed for young children! Everything needed to perform our curriculum at home is included in this kit. Each lesson includes all of the required Montessori materials and easy to follow instructions. This kit is popular with educators and non-professionals alike. Brilliant Minds Montessori Math is a brilliantly devisedContinue reading “Brilliant Minds Montessori Math Kit”

Montessori: Brilliant Minds Montessori Programs

The Brilliant Minds Montessori programs were developed by Dr. Meredith McCurdy for her students at Brilliant Minds Montessori in Sanford, FL. Dr. McCurdy is a Certified Montessori Teacher and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Syracuse University, a Master’s Degree in Child Development and Education from the University of London, England, and a Ph.D.Continue reading “Montessori: Brilliant Minds Montessori Programs”

Fat Brain Toys Inchimals

Set of 12 wooden blocks with animals. Range in height from the 1″ block with a lady bug to the 12 ” tall towering giraffe block. Use with the 100 math puzzles included to learn basic math Multi award winning product For children 3 years & up Inchimals is a set of 12 beautifully crafted,Continue reading “Fat Brain Toys Inchimals”

Toddler Leashes: Degrading or Necessary?

As I mentioned before, I used to think of putting toddlers on leashes as rather demeaning to a child.  That was before I had a child of my own, of course.  It’s funny how a our perceptions and views on things change as our circumstances change. Although I currently do not use a leash onContinue reading “Toddler Leashes: Degrading or Necessary?”