On Being a Montessori Parent
One very wise parent told Regina that to become a parent is not only to know the meaning of love - but also to know the meaning of fear......
Some of our fears may be well founded but most of our fears as parents about protecting our children involve situations that rarely occur. Nonetheless many of us tend to spend a disproportionate amount of time worrying about circumstances that will never happen, or planning for perfectionism, either in ourselves or in our children. Our fears and our guilt hold us hostage in a land of fantasy, la-la land.
We are happy to share with you one more in the series of articles written by Montessori teacher and author Maren Schmidt.
Today's article focuses on having realistic expectations about both time and money. Read more here and for even more and better things go to Kids Talk News
You can find Maren's most recent book: Build Cathedrals, Not Walls in the newly re-opened parent library in the foyer.