I spend a lot of time researching ways to help Blake. And honestly as a teacher, especially teaching Gifted, the whole topic of it all just fascinates me, even taking Blake out of the equation. I've come across a blog that I've found really helpful because it's like all-in-one shopping when it comes to topics … Continue reading SPD-Proprioceptive
Amway Center to the Rescue!
Sometimes I don't know what to call it or what to blame when Blake struggles with certain social situations, or events. Sensory Processing Disorder? Asperger's? Life with kids? Typical 4 year old? I struggle with this, because I want it all to fit into perfect little categories. I want to be able to say that this behavior … Continue reading Amway Center to the Rescue!
More than a Label
I unsteadily walked up the stairs holding the stick in my left hand. I stopped midway to the top, where I could barely see your dad sitting at his desk typing away at the computer. I peaked at him through the stairwell railings to be sure I could catch a good glimpse. I couldn't make … Continue reading More than a Label
OT Indoor Obstacle Course
For the kid with energy to spare. For rainy days. For muscle workouts. For fun. For all the other Blake's in the world. And more. I haven't fully shared what's going on with Blake and the journey we've been on recently. This will come, but we have taken some steps to help our little man … Continue reading OT Indoor Obstacle Course
DIY-No Sew Weighted Blanket
How to tutorial on making your very own weighted blanket.