Monday Mealtime Musings… Unconventional Compliments 

My daughter is in this new phase that she really likes to dole out compliments. It's really cute and usually surrounds what I'm wearing or is repeated from what she hears.... Mama, that's a beautiful dress. Or dinner will be delicious!  Super adorable, right? It always brings a smile to my face and kind of … Continue reading Monday Mealtime Musings… Unconventional Compliments 

Encouraging Toddler’s Speech… The good, the bad and the funny!

As a speech language pathologist (SLP) I can appreciate each stage of speech and language development that my daughter has gone through and continues to go through.  I taught her a few baby signs, and she was speaking some real words (Real= understood by unfamiliar listeners with a true meaning attached) around 7 months old. Now … Continue reading Encouraging Toddler’s Speech… The good, the bad and the funny!

A Successful First Trip to the Museum! (and 5 things I will do to make it even better next time)

We finally made it to our local children's museum for the first time!  I have been wanting to explore this super cute museum with Aadelyn for quite a while, it is one of the things on my list of toddler activities for this summer.  I also wanted to wait until she was old enough to … Continue reading A Successful First Trip to the Museum! (and 5 things I will do to make it even better next time)