Category Archives: Tips & Tricks

Surviving the Fourth of July with a Child with SPD

Surviving the Fourth of July with a Child with SPD

Surviving the Fourth of July with a Child with SPD Everyday life can be challenging for children with Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) to navigate, but holidays like the Fourth of July can be especially so because of the sensory input they receive during events like fireworks displays, cookouts, and other community activities. Our community celebrates…Continue Reading

Military Families: Navigating the SNAP Process

Military Families: Navigating the SNAP Process

Military special needs parenting can be a complicated, stressful, and demanding lifestyle. However, reaching out to utilize the available resources, support, advice, and tips available can make the difference between a successful, resilient, happy family and an overwhelmed, exhausted and depressed household. “We need to SNAP your daughter.”  WHAT? I had no clue what that…Continue Reading

Keeping Up with Healthy Habits with Summer BBQs

Keeping Up with Healthy Habits with Summer BBQs

The following post is sponsored by Nutrisystem. Today may be one of the many days where you’re wondering how you’re going to keep yourself on track with the beginning of the summer, summer festivities, BBQs and gatherings of friends and family.   But believe it or not, it actually won’t be that hard. My biggest…Continue Reading