HOW TO USE STORY STONES IN SPEECH THERAPY

  I’ve started to see “story stones” pop up on Pinterest and have been very intrigued by them! The curse¬†blessing of being a pediatric speech language pathologist is that my brain is constantly thinking … “Could I use this in speech therapy?!” I finally decided to search around Etsy and found a seller that had […]

How To Work On Speech and Language Skills At The Zoo!

A small (and probably brief) cold front came through Houston today so we threw the wagon and the toddler in the car and headed to the zoo! The zoo is full of so many opportunities to increase speech and language development. Disclaimer: I will already start by saying that I think any parent taking a […]

5 Fun Speech & Language Activities: “Spider Rings”

Whenever I am walking through the “dollar section” at stores my mind starts ticking away. I can’t help but think about at all of the different activities that can be done to promote speech and language development. The endless creative brainstorming is probably one of my favorite things about being a pediatric speech pathologist! I […]

Talking Bat Hat Language Craft!

It’s officially Halloween time in our house and my little helper is loving all of the speech and language activities that I have been bringing home! After years of preparing and creating fun activities for the kids on my caseload, I am really loving the chance to do them with my own daughter! Plus… she’s […]

Easy Games to Promote Early Language

Parents are always asking me for ways to work on language development with their child at home. They mention how they are looking for flashcards on Amazon but don’t even know where to start. So I decided to put together a “Parent Guide: Flashcard Activities for Early Language” packet! (Scroll down to see the activities […]

Easy (and FREE) Halloween Gifts… Even A Toddler Can Do It!

It’s that time of the year where we start to pretend that it’s cooling down (even though it’s not) and holiday decorations start going up. Halloween seems to be the big kick off leading into Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Eve, Hubby’s birthday, Valentine’s Day, My birthday… the list goes on! My brain turns into an […]