Tips for Giving a Wiggly Toddler a “Little Boy Haircut” Part 1

Haircut Tips for Little Boys part 1

Origin of the “little boy haircut” I have been giving my boys and husband haircuts for years to save money. There was some internet self-education to feel comfortable with giving my little boys haircuts, but it wasn’t long before I mastered one particular haircut style. We don’t know what it is officially called, but I […]

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October 7, 2019

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You can bring a horse to water but you can’t make him drink.

You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make it drink.  One of the most commonly asked questions I get asked by parents is “how do I make my toddler talk?” Make a toddler talk? Let me just tell you, you cannot make a toddler talk. You cannot make a toddler do anything. Here […]

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October 7, 2019

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Homophones of Early Intervention Notes Part 1

homophones early intervention 1

“This one time when I was reading notes in an early intervention record…” When it comes to early intervention notes, service coordinators are expected to be thorough and professional and accurate. This one time when I was a beginner service coordinator, I received a caseload from another service coordinator that had left. In one of […]

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October 6, 2019

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When you are so worried about your child acting like a monster, you act like one instead.

Parenting Tantrum

Being so afraid of your child having a meltdown that you have a meltdown instead…. ….also known as the time I had a tantrum at Halloween. Parenting is hard! Finding balance between preparing for the worst and being the worst. Being so afraid of your child acting like a monster, you act like a monster […]

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October 6, 2019

Child Developmental Milestones

developmental milestones

Keeping Track of all the Developmental Milestones When it comes to developmental milestones, do you have a hard time keeping track? I do. I am an early intervention professional, and I sometimes have a hard time remembering when typical developmental milestones occur. My facts get swirled around though because all day long I am working […]

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October 6, 2019

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