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Why New Year's Resolutions Fail in Kids Who Struggle

  Even for kids, making a new year's resolution is a popular way to ring in the new year. However, it can be tough to stick to a new year's […]

Is it Normal? An Age-by-Age Guide to Behavior in Public

  Children all grow and develop at different rates, and as a parent, it can be hard to know what behavior is "normal" for your child, and what […]

Common Holiday Screen Time Pitfalls for Families

  The holidays are almost here, and that also means a break from the school routine. It can be hard to figure out how to keep your kids engaged and […]

Our Favorite Holiday-Themed Sensory Diet Activities that Kids Will Love

  If you have a child who has sensory processing issues, or a child who has trouble sitting still for long periods of time, one helpful exercise for […]

How to Get Through Religious Services with Sensory Processing Issues

  If you're worried about the way your child responds to sensory information, know that your family is not alone. Sensory processing disorder (SPD) […]

Holiday Sensory Kit for Kids with Sensitivities

  If your child has sensory problems, it is critical to stay ahead of known triggers to minimize sensory meltdowns. There are a number of products […]

A Family-Friendly, Clean Eating Approach to the Holidays

  It’s the holiday season and you know what that means? FOOD - lots of it! During this season, it can be overwhelming to focus on clean eating that […]

Top 5 Red Flags that are Signs of a Processing Disorder

  Children with learning and behavioral challenges have struggles that can go beyond simply performing well in school and the classroom. If you're a […]

Avoid These Holiday Sensory Triggers for a More Joyful Season

  The holidays can be a busy and overwhelming season full of sensory triggers for sensitive children. Flashing lights, excited peers and loud music […]