You may think that applying the Montessori philosophy at home with children can seem a daunting task. After all, educators need to get dedicated training in their curriculum, so how could you possibly use this philosophy at home if you don’t have a special degree? Well, it’s true that educators need to have a deepContinue reading
Thanks to Miss Corona, we are spending more time at home than ever before. This means we need to create our happiness by thinking a bit differently and being creative. So, if you still don’t feel comfortable about visiting packed spas and resorts, what about creating a personal chill-out oasis in your very own backyard?Continue reading
Mamas, let’s talk about the difficult phase of baby teething. I know what you’re thinking reading this, if only this was the single difficult phase of a bub… and you’d be right, it would take me this whole blog post to cover it up. Still, despite all the challenges that come with having a baby,Continue reading
As a former night owl who’s seen her sleep drastically change upside down after giving birth, I can say I’ve come to appreciate my shut-eye time more than I ever did before starting a family. As essential as it is for all of the bodily functions, going a day without sleep costs me a greatContinue reading
We’ve heard it before – babies come with lots of stuff. Well, as a mom of two, I can tell you that babies don’t actually need all the things many think they do. In fact, the opposite is true. A number of studies have shown that fewer toys help children play longer, deeper and withContinue reading
It’s been a while since I’ve talked about our family RV trips, but that’s only because we’ve let the RV rest in the yard for quite some time as we got carried away with our daily lives, and faced the uncertainty of 2020 marked by the pandemic and lockdowns.
Even though as a family we aren’t particularly fond of the cold, we still like winter – white winter to be exact! Snow is magical, and we can’t imagine going a year without it which is why my husband had the idea of taking me and the kids out to try snowboarding.
Do you want to know what the latest food addiction in the Pratt family is? Bread. Homemade bread to be exact! Be honest, don’t you just love the smell of freshly baked bread that takes you on a trip down memory lane when your grandmother and mother were preparing it? I want my sons to haveContinue reading
In my house, my breakfast nook shelves are stocked with cans filled with markers and brushes, boxes overflowing with buttons and shells and stacks of paper on top of cardboard scraps. So, it’s natural for my sons to wake up in the morning and head straight to the little art table (still in pyjamas) toContinue reading
It’s no secret I’m a huge supporter of the idea that women should be in charge of their own satisfaction in the bedroom – we shouldn’t put all the responsibility and stress on our partners. I mean, sure, we should let them know what we like and how we like it, but every now andContinue reading