Ages and Stages, Speech & Language, Uncategorized

Make it Monday: Valentine Extravaganza!

This week on Make-It Monday it's about not reinventing the wheel. As a speech-language pathologist I'm on the lookout for quick and fun ways to engage children. I have a few staples I pull out this time of year including: Positional Concept Hearts by Speech Room News. I printed out the hearts, laminated, and attached… Continue reading Make it Monday: Valentine Extravaganza!

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Parent Resources, Speech & Language, Uncategorized

Make today a “One Thing Day”

"What was your 1 Word for 2014 again?" I had to ask myself this yesterday under a barrage of negative thoughts. I took a step back and told my inner critic to “shush it.” You see I’ve been lying in bed since Saturday night with the flu and pneumonia and feeling the pressure of not… Continue reading Make today a “One Thing Day”

Speech & Language, Therapy Activities, Uncategorized

Make it Monday: There was a cold lady…

I don't think I've ever experienced cold temperatures like this before. Negative 2 is the predicted high today. In keeping with nature's freezing cold theme I'll be reading, "There was a cold lady who swallowed some snow!" by Lucille Calandro this week. As you may have guessed from the title, this is a snowy take… Continue reading Make it Monday: There was a cold lady…

Family, Oral-Motor & Feeding, Speech & Language, Uncategorized

A One Word New Year

Recently I read an article on SheLoves Magazine about the concept of a One Word New Year. Lose the list of resolutions and embrace where you are right now. Pick a word to guide you the next 365 days. That's the idea of a One Word New Year. This year the word for Talk-DS.org is Nourish.… Continue reading A One Word New Year