• Childhood Apraxia of Speech – What is it and How Can I Help My Child?
  • End Mealtime Battles With Happy Eating Club
  • Newborn Feeding Work Outs
  • Are newborn reflexes causing your baby's bottle refusal?
  • 6 Questions To Ask Before Choosing A Picky Eating Course
  • Childhood Apraxia of Speech – What is it and How Can I Help My Child?
  • End Mealtime Battles With Happy Eating Club
  • Newborn Feeding Work Outs
  • Are newborn reflexes causing your baby's bottle refusal?
  • 6 Questions To Ask Before Choosing A Picky Eating Course

6 Questions To Ask Before Choosing A Picky Eating Course

6 questions to ask before choosing a picky eating course

Since the launch of Happy Eating Club in 2014, a variety of picky eating course pop-ups have emerged on-line.  Some are being offered by licensed and credentialed health care professionals and some are being offered by popular, non-clinically experienced food bloggers selling meal plans. As new moms navigate through the marketing, it's becoming a bit more confusing to determine which course to choose. Here are six top questions to ask when … [Continue reading...]

Ready, Set, Read – Learn The Skills Required For Reading

We make reading a ritual in our home.  To me, reading is… evening book clubs with friends, foggy mornings with a newspaper (albeit digitally) and a cup of joe, cold nights cozied up with my Kindle, and an entertaining, People magazine at the hair salon. But, for many, reading is not the above; it is not an enjoyable experience to cherish. According to the Department of Education, 32 million adults in the U.S. cannot read. That is 14 percent of … [Continue reading...]

Stuttering: When to seek out a Speech Language Pathologist

Stuttering

Aimee Brigham, MCD, CCC-SLP The Hollywood blockbuster, The King’s Speech, illustrated - with acute accuracy – the impact of stuttering on self-worth, friendships, and daily activities. Individuals who stutter face speech challenges that fluent speakers take for granted. The boy who must cope after a caller hangs up on him because he cannot say hello; the woman who does not get a promotion because she cannot speak fluently to her team; the man … [Continue reading...]

Defeating Picky Eating

Defeating Picky Eating

Picky eating is an inescapable milestone that every parent and child experiences.  All children move through developmental feeding milestones and these can be equally frustrating for both the parents and the child.  Developmental milestones are body's steps towards healthy eating, just like sitting up, crawling and standing are steps to walking.  Picky eating can be fleeting or a long term issue for your child depending on how you respond and how … [Continue reading...]