About

  • Planks, teasers, and hundreds, galore! Build strength, muscle tone, coordination, flexibility and improved posture while exercising in a class designed exclusively for children and families. M and M Pilates teaches Pilates, Yoga and Mindfulness in a non-competitive, stress-free environment. This practice will help participants achieve a calm and balanced mind while building a strong and flexible body.

  • M and M Pilates is the first and only Pilates studio in Los Angeles dedicated to teaching the tremendous benefits of Pilates to children, both independently and with adult participation. We bring a playful approach with games, songs and partner challenges to foster self-confidence, creativity and loads of energetic fun!

  • M and M Pilates stands for Mommy and Me Pilates by Mary Montague. We act as a mobile studio that comes to your home, school, or other organization to teach at a time most convenient for you without the need for childcare. Please see the class descriptions to choose a class that is right for you!

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Mary Montague

Owner/Instructor

Mary grew up in Townsville, Australia. As a dual citizen, she moved to the US for college and earned her Bachelor and Master of Arts degrees in Special Education, Kindergarten-age 22 years, with an added Autism Authorization. She worked as a Special Education teacher for the Beverly Hills Unified School District for eight years. Mary completed the Pilates Method Alliance mat teacher certification through Equinox, the Yoga Alliance 200 hour teacher certification through Corepower Yoga, and the Mini Yogis Foundation teaching certificate. Mary’s goal, dream and passion is to combine her professional classroom teaching experience with her Pilates and Yoga teaching credentials to teach Mindfulness, Pilates and Yoga to kids! In childhood, habits are easily formed, and it is Mary’s goal to promote the formation of only healthy habits.

Classes

Private Child

1 participant: $80

Children will exercise in the comfort of their own home. Class involves a fun and active Pilates and Yoga fusion, suitable for boys and girls of all ages and experience to build strength, muscle tone, coordination, flexibility, improved posture and self-awareness.

Class is 1 hour.

Mommy and Me

(Baby, Toddler)

1 adult: $80.
2 adults: $40 each.
3 adults: $30 each.
4+ adults: $20 each.
Babies under 2 years old are free.

The cutest class to get in shape while bonding and connecting with your little one. Moms will be practicing Pilates-based exercises while playfully holding and interacting with their baby. Moms are welcome to bring to class any baby toys, blankets, etc. to allow the baby to feel comfortable. Host a group class in your home for cost effectiveness! (Dads, too!)

Class is 1 hour.

Mommy and Me

(Child, Teen)

1 participant: $80.
2 participants: $40 each.
3 participants: $30 each.
4+ participants: $20 each.

Bond and share in healthy habits during a unique exercise routine designed for the whole family. Class involves a Pilates and Yoga fusion suitable for the expanding age ranges to build strength, muscle tone, coordination, flexibility, improved posture and self-awareness. Host a group class in your home for cost effectiveness!

Class is 1 hour.

Kids-only group

1 participant: $80.
2 participants: $40 each.
3 participants: $30 each.
4+ participants: $20 each.

This energetic class offers a child-based Pilates and Yoga practice for boys and girls of all ages and experience to build inner and outer strength. Children will learn mat Pilates exercises, yoga Vinyasa flow, and mindful breathing tools while adding in games, story telling, songs, imaginative play, stretching, strengthening and balancing. Host a group class in your home for cost effectiveness!

Class is 1 hour.

Private Adult

1 participant: $80.

Work out in the comfort of your own home. Class involves classical mat Pilates exercises and full-body Vinyasa Yoga flow that will help you find and engage your core and leave you feeling strong, lengthened and toned.

Class is 1 hour.

School Setting

For group event rates please contact Mary.

This class offers a child-friendly Pilates and Yoga practice within the classroom setting for boys and girls to build inner and outer strength. The students learn mat Pilates exercises, yoga poses and sequences, and mindful breathing tools while adding in games, story telling, songs and imaginative play, all to benefit the educational environment and academic success. The lessons promote a calm, controlled, mindful and engaging learning environment while encouraging kids to be joyful and active!

Special Needs:
M and M Pilates tailors classes to those with special needs. This class can help reduce pain, anxiety and obsessive behaviors while developing social skills and regulating emotions. Classes offer individualization and modifications based on the needs of each participant.
Class is 1 hour.

1 participant: $80.
2 participants: $40 each.
3 participants: $30 each.
4+ participants: $20 each.

Birthday Parties:
A healthy way to bring energetic fun to your child’s birthday celebration! The birthday party theme can be integrated into the Pilates and Yoga class. The ‘class’ will include games, songs, partner and team activities, and challenging partner poses.

For group event rates please contact Mary.

Parent consultation:
Have questions about implementing positive behavior strategies within the home? M and M Pilates can help. Mary draws from her teaching experience to create individualized positive behavior charts to help each child reach their goal in a way that sets them up for success and utilizes their strengths. Mary teaches parents how to create an educational play space in the home, set up routines and successful transitions, implement discipline and boundaries, encourage healthy habits, and practice reading and math skills in an positive and playful way. Mary will come into your home and offer one-on-one parenting consultations to help create a successful home learning environment

1 participant: $80 per hour.

Tutoring:
“ It is well documented that the healthy habits of children go hand in hand with their academic success at school, which is why it is Mary’s mission to combine both practices to develop a well-rounded individual.”

M and M Pilates offers in-home tutoring for Common Core curriculum in reading, writing and math intervention, homework support, study skills, remediation, enrichment and social skills. Mary provides a comfortable and uplifting learning environment and scaffolds the curriculum for each child to feel successful and build positive self-esteem. Toddlers – 5th grade.
Class is 1 hour.

1 participant: $80

 

Policies:

*Payment must be received by check, cash or credit card before the class begins. Checks should be made payable to M and M Pilates.

*M and M Pilates is based in the Beverly Hills area and surrounding Los Angeles neighborhoods. Prices may increase for traveling significant distances.

*Cancellations must be made over 24 hours in advance or full fee will be charged.

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