Month: November 2017


A Pirate Parrrrrty!


We threw a party for our little swashbuckler for his first birthday! I made approximately zero of the decorations, his invites were sent by Facebook, and I didn't cook a thing, but I thought the party ended up pretty cute and very doable! I bought the pirate themed decorations from...

Gift Suggestion Guides Super List


While working as a pediatric occupational therapist, I would always get the same question around this time of year: "What should I get my kid for Christmas?" The parents wanted suggestions for fun toys that would help their child make progress toward their goals. There are so many toys out...

Gift Suggestions for the Sensory Avoiding Child


While working as a pediatric occupational therapist, I would always get the same question around this time of year: "What should I get my kid for Christmas?" The parents wanted suggestions for fun toys that would help their child make progress toward their goals. There are so many toys out...

Gift Suggestions for the Child with Low Vision


While working as a pediatric occupational therapist, I would always get the same question around this time of year: "What should I get my kid for Christmas?" The parents wanted suggestions for fun toys that would help their child make progress toward their goals. There are so many toys out...

Gift Suggestions for Fine Motor Improvement


While working as a pediatric occupational therapist, I would always get the same question around this time of year: "What should I get my kid for Christmas?" The parents wanted suggestions for fun toys that would help their child make progress toward their goals. There are so many toys out...

Gift Suggestions for Imaginative Play and Language Development


While working as a pediatric occupational therapist, I would always get the same question around this time of year: "What should I get my kid for Christmas?" The parents wanted suggestions for fun toys that would help their child make progress toward their goals. There are so many toys out...

Gift Suggestions for the Sensory Seeking Child


While working as a pediatric occupational therapist, I would always get the same question around this time of year: "What should I get my kid for Christmas?" The parents wanted suggestions for fun toys that would help their child make progress toward their goals. There are so many toys out...

Giving Thanks 2017


I believe it is required in the blogging world to dedicate at least one post in November to the things for which you are thankful. I was inspired by The Salty Mamas to write up a list. I am obviously thankful for my husband, our children, our families, our house,...

Kansas City for Toddlers


My husband travels pretty frequently for work. Sometimes it's a quick overnight trip, but every now and then, he has a conference that is a few days long and just a drive away. When it works out, the kids and I like to tag along. It's fun to make a...

The BEST time to shop at Sam’s Club!


You want to know my favorite way to shop? In BULK. Why would I want to put granola bars on my shopping list every week or two when I can buy a big box that will last us a couple months? I save so much money on my grocery budget...