Bee My Valentine Event

Join Tanya with Little Hands and Me Parenting Network for a 30 minute Valentine’s Day Baby Sign Information Workshop for expecting & parents with babies under 8 months of age. Together, we will explore: -How to start signing -Learn Valentine’s Day Songs -Learn useful first signs signs through play, music, and movement! And most importantly,…

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Weekly Positive Discipline Tool

In many of our Positive Discipline Parenting classes, we have parents with toddlers and young preschoolers! I find that parents love the tool of “Small Steps”. This tool can be used even with an older baby. Lets use the example of an older baby of 10 months of age. This child can help out and…

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Is there benefits of Baby Sign Language?

Often, parents hear the “main” benefit of signing to their little one. This is that they are able to communicate at an early age! This is amazing, wonderful and very real. However, this is not the only benefit of baby sign language. Parents and their little ones can experience so much more in a My…

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Baby Sign Language and Meal Time

In this video, I am showing how a family can start to incorporate baby sign language as they feed their little. Kaila and I are practicing ASL signs for: “more”, “avocado”, and “all-done”.   Parents, often, find that using signs during meal time to be very motivational for their little. This is because soon their…

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Positive Discipline in the Early Years

Positive Discipline is based on the Adlerian Psychology, this is the work of Alfred Adler and his colleague Rudolf Dreikurs.  Adler believed that human behaviour is motivated by a need of belonging (connection) and worth (significance). Discipline is designed to help children learn from what they have done. In fact, the root of education is…

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Baby Sign Language uses American Sign Language signs!

Baby sign language is a tool of communication that you can give to your pre-verbal baby. Babies begin to gesture at a fairly early age; putting their hands in the air to be picked up, pointing at things they want etc. They quickly learn that these movements will elicit a reaction from his/her parents. Taking…

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When to Start Baby Sign Language Classes?

I am often asked, “When can I start signing with my child?” The answer is never the same for each family, as each parent has their own reasons for using #babysignlanguage  their family. Based on child development, babies are ready for signing when they start moving their eyes and head to track toys or their…

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My Smart Hands Baby Sign Language Class in Saskatoon

Join Little Hands and Me Parenting Network for FALL baby sign language classes. We use the Canadian Parent Tested Parent Approved Award winning My Smart Hands program! We learn ASL signs in a unique multi sensory environment which focuses on whole child development. Classes: Tuesdays starting September 6 10am – 2 spaces remaining 1:15pm –…

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Tiny Tots Sensory Class in Saskatoon

The Wiggly Worms class is a 6 week whole child developmental class for toddlers 10+ months of age. This 45 minute program will focus on play and exploration! Class starts on Sept 13! There is just 3 spaces remaining for this class. This class will have the following activities: -Music and Movement -Sensory Play -Motor…

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My Smart Hands Baby Sign Language

In a playful, educational and language-rich environment; parents and children will build their American Sign Language (ASL) vocabulary through whole child development activities: sensory bins and bottles, puppets, shakers, flannel board stories, music, movement and so much more.       My Smart Hands™ Level I These classes are 8 weeks in length and 50…

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