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Montessori in the Home: Bathroom Layout

How you set up your home environment, including the materials you make available to your children, can greatly influence their development, both physically and mentally. Their home environment is just as important as their school environment; the two should coincide with one another to allow for a consistent level of learning all throughout the day. 181 more words


My Child Won't Poop in the Potty!

During the potty training process, about 20% of children go through a phase of refusing to poop in the potty. For some the phase lasts a month or so. 1,232 more words


Potty Training Overview

Last year, I wrote a detailed post on the potty training process. This year, I realized I needed a one-page overview of what to expect and what parents can do to help. 692 more words


My Last Photo...

We were recently driving past this sign that caught my eye… 80 more words


Elimination Communication (part 3): Frequently asked questions

In this last part we will look at some commonly asked questions about EC:
• Potty pauses
• EC when outside
• EC at night… 903 more words


Elimination communication (Part 2):How to do elimination communication

Part two of our series on elimination communication. Read part one here

One way to start is to put the baby in simple cotton nappies for a day or two and then observe their elimination patterns and signals. 922 more words


Elimination Communication: part 1

When I had my first daughter in 2008, my two biggest worries were about whether I would be able to breastfeed successfully and how to potty train her? 685 more words