I come from a Hispanic culture, where mealtimes are sacred. As children, we were expected to have breakfast, lunch, and dinner sitting down at the table. We were also expected to remain seated throughout the meal, have appropriate table manners, and join in or at least listen to the conversation. Weekend meals at home and… Read More Montessori Mealtimes
A lot of people are annoyed by the recent slew of parenting articles and books that claim that parents in other countries do a better job of raising their children than do American parents. We’re just beginning to find out exactly how detrimental it is to have a helicopter parent and to be a bubble-wrapped… Read More Annoying… Because the truth hurts?