Easier Fall Transition Tips

I have been receiving messages from families, interested in our programs. They are thinking how to have their children ready for school, leave for work, bring a young baby to classes on time. I hear you, how is it already time to start transitioning to fall. Didn’t May long just happen? Today’s Tip for Easier…

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Why Messy Play for Babies and Tots?

Right from birth, your little baby has been learning about their world! As well as, they are creating connections in the brain that leads to incredible learning through out life. When we use sensory play with our children they are developing the sense of touch, curiosity, exploration and even language! I know, I hear you,…

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Sensory Play for Babies and Toddlers

One sensory based learning activity we use in classes is scarf play! Sensory play helps your baby and toddler to develop as a whole child!  This includes brain development, language development, and gross and fine motor skills. Plus, our classes are small in sizes which allows your child to explore their environment and baby friends!!…

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Child Development and What Does this REALLY mean?

Child development, we hear this term tossed around a lot in magazines, doctor’s offices, at the health units, and various programs. Yes, Little Hands & Me Parenting Network even takes this term one step more and suggests, “whole child development”.   So what is this whole child development? Why should you care about this when…

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NO more Wait and See Approach to LATE TALKERS! Find out more on Blessed Not Stresssed: This is Motherhood

Blessed Not Stressed: This is Motherhood is joined by Heather T, a Speech Language Pathologist with the Speech Language Network in Saskatoon. Heather provides us information regarding early communication from birth to age 3! Wonder if your young toddler is a late talker? Find out what counts as words and TOOLS that you can use…

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Discipline in the First Three Years? Blessed Not Stressed: This is Motherhood

Fall Class schedule with FAST ACTION BONUS is NOW ON until July 25.  MONDAYS:  Parent Consults   TUESDAYS: 945am – Smiles & Giggles Newborn Coffee Time 11am – Baby Sign, Play & Explore- Purple 1pm – Baby Sign, Play & Explore – Purple 2pm – Salsa Babies 5:30pm – Salsa Tots – Pink 7-9pm –…

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Infant Directed Speech on Blessed Not Stressed: This is Motherhood

We are joined by Emily owner of High 5 Communications Resources. She shares her knowledge of Speech and Language including infant directed speech, why children use approximations in both their sign and oral language, and what counts as a word for ages.   Emily provides families with many invaluable resources find her here and here!

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Introducing Food

Hola Familias! Food is often a very motivational sign for children. Plus, eating time happens multiple times a day! Sometimes, I hear that question, “my child only signs for food”. This is true, when one only signs one or two signs. Babies are sponges and can quickly pick up different types of food signs. This…

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Children and HUGE Emotions… And especially those with Anxiety

Welcome to Blessed Not Stressed: This is Motherhood!!  I am so excited for this new series. Together, every single Sunday, we will be exploring topics that are important to your parenting journey. We will be having guests join us. We will be learning, growing, and knowing together. This path in parenting is hard, stressful, and…

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