About Jennifer – Sugar, Spice & Glitter
Jennifer is a trained Canadian psychologist currently working as a Montessori daycare provider and Children’s Ministry director. She is a single mom to a preschool girl, Miss G, and is busy studying for her next degree whenever she gets a moment! Her medical research on fibromyalgia has gone to clinical study, and she hopes to work next on various theories of abnormal childhood development.
Jennifer is a baptized Catholic who is now a member of a nondenominational church and currently works for a religious pluralist church. She has taken university-level theology courses and believes that Jesus is the way, the truth, and the light, and that our God is a forgiving and just God. She writes at Sugar, Spice & Glitter.
About Heather – Growing Hands-On Kids
Heather is a homeschool graduate turned therapy/homeschool mom blogger. She worked as an Occupational Therapy Assistant in the public school system before becoming a stay a home mom to her 4 year old daughter and 1 year old son.
Heather is a Seventh-Day Adventist Christian and is active in her church’s Beginner’s Class and is the director of her local Adventurer Club group. She enjoys sharing her tot-school and preschool ideas on her blog, Growing Hands-On Kids where she encourages independence, one activity at time.
About Marie – Child Led Life
Marie is a work-at-home mother of two. She enjoys networking with other bloggers as editor of Montessori Bloggers Network. After much self-study and with a background in education, she chose to follow her own children in their education and created the blog, Child Led Life.
Marie is a baptized Catholic turned Methodist, but currently attends a church affiliated with the southern baptist convention. She enjoys contemporary services focusing on the community of believers and loves meeting God in the great outdoors.
About Vanessa – Mama’s Happy Hive
Vanessa has a Pediatric nursing background and currently works as a Lactation Consultant, although her full-time job is a stay-at-home mama to her very active and adorable toddler.
Vanessa enjoys discovering and learning the beauty of Montessori education with her tot. She writes and shares her life story in a weekly picture journal as well as sharing her creative DIY Montessori activities on her blog, “Mama’s Happy Hive.” She finds this learning journey to be one of the most delightful journeys she has ever taken and looks forward to the years of continued discovery with her little one as he grows up.
Vanessa was raised as a Seventh-Day Adventist Christian and continues to be a member of the SDA church. She has served as a mission nurse to South Sudan, Kenya, and Zambia. And now she continues to serve her Savior in one of the most important and toughest jobs she has ever been given, being a mother!