The Beauty of Childhood

It was my birthday yesterday. No balloons, no waking up in excitement to check if it was past 12 AM-so that I could officially consider myself one year older. I suppose I’m beginning the stage where birthdays are transcending into markers in time, acknowledging that life is passing, sometimes way too quickly! 6 AM, on […]

Some Fun Ideas for St. Patrick’s Day

Lets tackle the creative play, visual motor, fine motor, and sensory areas of development while celebrating St. Patrick’s Day! Fine Motor/Creative Play Skills: Here’s an idea to make your own toilet-paper roll leprechaun: http://www.momentsofmommyhood.com/2011/03/toilet-paper-roll-leprechauns.html Visual Motor/Perceptual Skills: To make a rainbow sun-catcher, check out this site: Rainbow Suncatcher Craft for Kids Sensory Processing Skills (with […]

Ice-Pop Tower!

                As a mom of three young and very busy kiddos, I am always searching for fun and creative ways to keep them entertained, while working on developmental skills, such as fine motor, visual motor, cognitive perceptual, and sensory processing through age-appropriate play (that’s the pediatric OT in […]