Category What your child should SEE.

Tell Me, Show Me, Involve Me – Guest Post at Carrots Are Orange

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When I was asked to do a guest post for Carrots Are Orange, I was ecstatic! Marnie consistently shares posts that get me excited. It was her inspiration that got me to bring more Montessori-based ideas into my own home and I’ve been touched many times by her thoughts on motherhood. So, check out her ... Read more...

How to Read Books Right

Reading a book is a performance!

You know books are top of the list for language learning, but how you read them can make all of the difference as to how much language your child actually learns and how your child feels about books and reading in the long run. While this is a topic I could talk about for days ... Read more...

But I Can’t Understand What My Child Is Saying!

Speech Delay Speech Therapy

I recently received the following reader question: “My son seems to actually fill up the pages that he wants fairly quickly. Like “moon” for example – saw the moon once, liked it, now every time we’re out and see it he points it out. But his pronunciation of it is “muh.” He has about 60 ... Read more...

Music Time Video!

This mom easily models so many of the great language facilitating techniques, including the use of music, big gestures, the Tell Me Face, and pauses. She gets it all right and her child is having fun and filling up pages of his story! What’s your favorite song to sing with your little one? How does ... Read more...

Minimalist Fun at Childhood 101

Simple (Minimalist) Play

Did you see our minimalist play space featured over at Childhood 101? Go check it out and let us know what you think in the comments!   Read more...