Day 15: Toy Suggestions

Day 15: Toy Suggestions

My family members learned pretty early on that it’s not easy to shop for my son.  They tend to consult with me first, or just slip money in an envelope to purchase on their behalf.  You may find yourself in the same predicament.  What to buy a child who still mouths...
Day 11: Playdough Tips

Day 11: Playdough Tips

One of the most recent times my little guy played with playdough, I ended up having a pity party.  He gagged so hard, he made himself vomit.  I cried about yet another activity my child cannot do without struggle and distress.  And, this, after testing out different...
Day 9: Outdoor Play

Day 9: Outdoor Play

  Being in the great outdoors is one of my favorite things to do with my little guy.  However, there are great limitations for us because he’s not yet walking or standing on his own. When scouring Pinterest boards, it’s hard to escape the many exciting activities...
Day 7: In the Kitchen

Day 7: In the Kitchen

  Since becoming a mother, I probably spend more time in the kitchen than anywhere else in my house.  I often think about how many lessons could come from sharing this space with a child.  My son, however, wants very little to do with the kitchen except for...