Hello world! Kathleen here. As a mother of one precocious toddler, and an AMS certified 3-6 Montessori teacher, I am joining the amazing world of Montessori, mom blogs.  I have been lead teaching at a Montessori school for almost 5 years and can honestly say that I love my job.  My philosophy on raising children and teaching is influenced by Maria Montessori, Rudolf Steiner, Alfred Adler,  Magda Gerber, Janet Lansbury, Adele Faber and many more. Follow along for fun ideas about raising joyful children .