When I had Santiago, I decided not to introduce mobiles to him because I found them stressful, as well as over-stimulating for a newborn. WRONG!!… Read More Top 10 DIY: Montessori Inspired Mobiles
Mobiles are great stimula for children, specially newborns, here goes my first tutorial ever, I will improve, I SWEEEEAR!! Munari Mobile: Maria Montessori stressed, “Mobiles are an aid to the visual sense. Babies of only 2-3 days have been observed in concentration of 20-25 minutes watching the black and white images of the Munari mobile.”… Read More Top 10 DIY: Munari Mobile
“Mindfulness is simply being aware of what is happening right now without wishing it were different; enjoying the pleasant without holding on when it changes (which it will); being with the unpleasant without fearing it will always be this way (which it won’t).” – James Baraz” Many years ago, still during my early college years,… Read More The Ultimate Top10Mom Guide to Mindfulness
This post was proofread by Sarah Doelby and pictures were gently provided by her as well. OBRIGADO! What are those? Third culture? How many cultures can a kid have? They are only kids, right? You only have one culture, isn’t it? Maybe two, but three? Come on… US sociologist Ruth Hill Useem coined the term Third Culture Kids… Read More Is your child a TCK? Read this and find out!
Carmita Prieto has been part of my tribe for I don’t know how many years now. She is a mother, grandmother, Environmental Engineer, Certified Life Coach, Zumba instructor, chef, Breathwork Therapist, Bach Flower Therapist, etc, etc, etc. besides all that CV, she is a Venezuelan that has lived for over 9 years in Qatar. She… Read More Top10 Things you Need to Know when Moving to a New Country. By: Carmita Prieto, Life Coach and commented by Top10Mom.
Can you imagine a woman breaking all the boundaries and cultural limits of her time during the 19th century? Well, you imagined right if Maria Montessori was the first person to come to mind. #girlboss… Read More All you Need to Know about Maria Montessori and her Method
Dr. Marcia is one is one of mines, a #supermom in high definition: Paediatrician, wife, mom of 3, blogger, photographer and founder of Stim-photography, singer wanna be (just like me!) and fan of supporting families in loving their parenthood (me twice!).… Read More Top10 Interview: Marcia Ferreira, Paediatrician, wife, mom of 3, blogger, photographer, founder of Stim-photography, etc. etc. etc.