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I chose the Hippie School

I chose the Hippie School

    I chose the “hippie school” I knew nothing about Montessori when I had my first child, at the time my sister-in law was working as a nanny in London for some very wealthy families. She sent me an email saying that I needed to find a Montessori school or Children’s house to send …

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Day 44

Day 44

Day 44. Looking at the gated area that is filled with garden beds, potted plants full of colourful blossoms, and outdoor play equipment. I could see one little head amongst the rosemary, one blonde little girl with a blue watering can drowning purple petunias, a wooden chair sitting in the shade held one little guy …

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Maria Montessori

Maria Montessori

Today’s feminist Friday celebrates Maria Montessori. This is the woman whose education theory will give Prince George of Cambridge (who started kindergarten this week) the grounding of his education. I won’t go too much into the Montessori philosophy that I adore and am blessed to be able to educate my little Princes in this way. I want to …

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