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Walk Around the Sun: A Montessori Birthday Celebration

Walk Around the Sun: A Montessori Birthday Celebration

Yesterday we did our annual Walk around the Sun for our oldest daughter. This is a fun Montessori birthday celebration that emphasizes the passage of time and celebrates the life of the child. It’s a great cultural lesson that covers history and science concepts. It’s 

Continent Boxes – Animals

Continent Boxes – Animals

We are prepping for our continent boxes over here PLUS we have a birthday coming up AND our oldest LOVES Schleich animals and recently asked to add them to her list. so I am getting organized and thought I’d share the love for those that 

DIY Montessori Cards and Counters

DIY Montessori Cards and Counters

We have not yet started the Montessori 3-6 Math Materials in our home but we LOVE counting so I have included DIY Montessori Cards and Counters on the shelf on and off. The counters are popular (for a bit!) but not the cards. We are 

Montessori Homeschool Curriculum for Preschoolers & Kindergarteners

Montessori Homeschool Curriculum for Preschoolers & Kindergarteners

This post may contain affiliate links. See my disclosure. We are officially turning in our first portfolio for homeschool this year! I am early, but I want to ensure that I am tracking well for the entire 3-6 classroom (aka Preschool + Kindergarten and honestly 

How to use the Montessori Annual Cycle Mat

How to use the Montessori Annual Cycle Mat

We have absolutely LOVED our Montessori Annual Cycle Mat in our Montessori homeschool. It is SO fun and versatile. We have reached for it with each change of season, with our annual walk around the sun, (We started this tradition in our home last year 

Gentle Detox/Clease

Gentle Detox/Clease

Quick note on quality and approach to using essential oils. Not all oils are created equal. If it doesn’t have a supplement label on it, it doesn’t go in your body. Some brands of oils are like your average smell good candles. Full of toxic 

The Importance of Practical Life

The Importance of Practical Life

The exercises of Practical Life are formative activities, a work of adaptation to the environment. Such adaptation to the environment and efficient functioning therein is the very essence of a useful education. – Maria Montessori Practical Life prepares the child for independence, builds confidence and 

Mini Cleanse

Mini Cleanse

We are doing a Mini Cleanse with yummy recipes, oils, supplements, and fun add on’s to support your top health goals today (immune boost, hormones, rest, and stress/anxiousness are just a few add on’s we will definitely feature!) Expect to feel energized, refreshed, emotionally balanced, 

Double the On Guard

Double the On Guard

$137 $315 Available Friday November 20th ONLY! Grab DOUBLE the On Guard today only here. Aren’t in our exclusive Essentially Holistic Member group yet? TODAY is the day! Check out this special. You get double the On Guard (trust me, you’ll NEED this! Especially during 

All About Litsea Essential Oil

All About Litsea Essential Oil

I am PUMPED that this is the oil of the month. I haven’t taught much about this oil since 2018… seriously! I checked all my educational groups and videos. Nothing! Should be a crime… let’s dive in! The smell of Litsea essential oil is light,