Pets before Kids – Guest Post by Anna Martin

Many of us had a pet before having kids. I have a cat and let me tell you before kids I was obsessed with that thing. My Facebook and Instagram were filled with photos of my cat…  my cat this, my cat that.  I would talk to my co-workers about my cat as if he were my child and I thought it was legitimately comparable. pets before kids pets before kids Read more…

Toy Rotation

I’ve always rotated Morris’s (and more recently Rose’s) toys around the house. It wasn’t until my lovely friend Ranit (also an OT) said I should do a blog post about it that I stopped to think about what I was doing. Now that we are redoing the basement playroom I’m going to use a more organized approach to toy rotation. Read more…

Easy Homemade Play-dough

When I was little my mom always made us homemade play-dough. She started making it again once Morris and my niece were old enough to play with it (and not eat it… although its totally edible, just very salty!) When Morris started school this year I signed up to be part of the play-dough club to make play-dough for his class. Having never tried to make it before myself I grabbed my mom’s recipe and made it with ease. Read more…