Stop the mommy wars and let’s build a village of those striving for improvement!

Stop the mommy wars and let’s build a village of those striving for improvement! We have all heard the term “Mommy Wars”. And likely have felt attacked by something a person has said or wrote on a Facebook post. Today, I want to touch in with this idea that one way of seeing the world…

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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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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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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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Baby Sign Language Promotes Early Language Development

A little needs to hear a word 200 times before verbally expressing the concept. However, when using Baby Sign Language (ASL signs) a child is comprehending a single word using both their visual and auditory ways of learning! Research, over 28 years worth, shows that ASL signs supports verbal English! Plus, using Baby Sign Language…

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Baby Sign Language in Saskatoon (My Smart Hands)

Registration is now open for Baby Sign Language in Saskatoon! Join us for Level I or Level II starting in September. Benefits of Baby Sign Language: • Helps Reduce Frustrations and Tantrums • Increases Parent/Child Interactions • Allows Baby to Communicate • Kick Starts Creativity • Empowers Child & Their Families • Children Express Interests…

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Wednesday’s ASL Baby Sign Word

What is Mr. E signing this week?     Emotions are a great way to sign with your older lovebug! Using ASL baby signs can help your lovebug express their needs during times when they are unable to communicate verbally

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Make Baby Sign Fun and Watch for Teachable Moments!

Make signing with your love bug fun and look for teachable moments! Signing should be fun! Do not worry about carving time out of your day to sit down and sign with your little. Rather signing can be used throughout your day in natural and fun ways! In our Level II class we used 5…

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Fall Mom *dad/caregiver and Baby Classes in Saskatoon

Buzz, Buzz! It is summer outside, and time to think about flying by for a mom (dad) and child class this fall! We have classes for your love bugs ages birth to 5 years of age! Registration starts this week. Our programs include: Ladybugs (Whole Child Development Class from birth to 12 weeks) Level I…

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