The Good Job Jar: I suggest this to clients to help them get their children to do chores and other activities around the house with as little arguing as possible. I saw the idea recently on Pinterest, but therapists have been using this for some time… I like to use this in therapy groups and […]
We have become masters at improvising in our household because Baby G hasn’t been particularly easy, and the sleep deprivation and physical exhaustion have broken down our Type A personalities into a much milder form (you’re wondering how bad I was before huh?). Needless to say we often find items or tricks accidentally that somehow […]
In planning Baby G’s first birthday, we decided to rent an outdoor pavilion to celebrate with our family and friends. It’s at a beautiful park in our town, on a lake. We have 5 picnic tables in a small, open building to enjoy the nice weather. Our party theme was “Dr. Seuss.” I probably should […]
Have an extra strap around your home? This is what we did to keep Baby G from tossing his toys on the floor when we were out to eat. Just thread the strap through the seat and the toys, then you’re good to go. You could also use a belt.
We bought a cake from the grocery store for our anniversary and I thought the solid plastic top to it was pretty great. I washed it out and wanted to see what Baby G thought of it. He approves. This kept him entertained for quite some time. Silly boy with a cool helmet on… Don’t […]