Bitty Bug is 23 months old
As I started writing this blog post, I realized that a month from today, my little Bitty Bug will be a great big 2 year old. It’s hard to believe! Well, I guess it’s just hard to believe it’s already been 2 years since she was born…it’s not really all that hard to believe that she’ll be entering the famous “2’s” stage. She’s been a spunky, curious child with a fierce independent streak and a cute smile she uses to get herself out of trouble on a
daily hourly basis. She started out as the quiet baby who never cried…it’s hard to believe that it’s almost 2 years since we started to wonder how she would fit in to our wild crazy house because she was always so calm and quiet. Turns out she was just spending her time observing and taking it all in because now she is the perfect fit!
I don’t think I’ve ever found a more curious child either. She notices *everything* and she can spend a long time just looking at a tiny bean or pebble or shell she finds…feeling it, looking at the shape and colors, and yes, sometimes even giving it a little lick. 😉 We constantly have to bring out new things for her to explore because she craves it. She is a fun one to teach!
In addition to the regular Montessori work, I’m also posting a picture of Bug doing an advent activity (I didn’t get many pictures of them working with the advent stuff this week, so I didn’t want to forget to post the one I managed to get a picture of!)