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Mornings at the Weaning Table

Nora is an early riser. She doesn't need a few moments to wake up, she's ready to go from the start. Even these early mornings give us an opportunity for independence. Gathering a bowl, bringing it to the table, sitting down. The weaning table has quickly become the center of our home.  


Montessori baby, 13 months


The silly, messy, serious, thoughtful little girl starts her day here each morning. And, I wish they were always as peaceful as they look! But, with each passing day, Nora perfects new skills. 

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These moments don't last long -- Nora has no time for sitting. And no meal, is eaten without gentle reminders to remain at the table {and not on top of it}. After a quick wipe-up, our Montessori day has begun. 


Comments

Jennifer said…
Where is your table and chair from?
The table is from IKEA. Its a lack side table with the legs shortened. The chair is from Amazon -- http://amzn.to/1MJxglV (afflink)
Unknown said…
Hi there, by how much did you shorten the table? Thank you! :)
Laurie said…
What a lovely pictures. I am not have a baby yet. Although I am so happy when looking at pictures. Your baby is so cute. Wish in a future day, I can wake up with my baby too :)
Linda said…
You’ve written nice post, I am gonna bookmark this page, thanks for info. I actually appreciate your own position and I will be sure to come back here.
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