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Mega List of Toddler Meal Ideas

 

Tons of Inspiration

Your toddler is now eating real food and you need ideas to get food in their belly that quick, nutritous, and safe!  Grab this list to make getting breakfast, lunch, and dinner on the table fast and easy.

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Get The Types of Foods That Picky Eaters Actually Eat!

 

End Stressful Mealtimes

You’re kinda worried about your picky eater’s nutrition, not to mention the struggle trying to prepare a family meal that everyone will actually eat! And, you need some insider tricks and tips for foods that picky eaters won’t turn their nose up at.

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Are There Sensory Red Flags You Could Be Missing?

 

Sensory Needs in Kids

 

It’s so frustrating that your child always tantrums, seems edgy, or doesn’t listen. Or, maybe they have some weird quirks and habits that you don’t get? But, you can’t shake the feeling that something deeper is going on. It could be related to their sensory processing!

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How to Teach Your Baby or Toddler to Eat Table Foods

 

Chew like a champ

It’s alarming when your baby refuses or has trouble chewing their food. They may spit it out, gag, or refuse to even try. You need a plan! How about 10 simple steps to teach your baby the way to eat their food.

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Mega List of Toddler Meal Ideas

 

Tons of Inspirations

 

Your toddler is now eating real food and you need ideas to get food in their belly that quick, nutritous, and safe!  Grab this list to make getting breakfast, lunch, and dinner on the table fast and easy.

Click below to snag the Toddler Meal Idea Mega List

Does Your Picky Eater Have Sensory Issues?

Many picky eaters are selective about textures because of their sensory processing, but is sensory affecting other areas of their life? Find out if it is and what you can do today to help them…   Before she even started class, she told me, “I don’t think her picky eating has anything to do with sensory. She never complains about texture, she just doesn’t eat a lot.”  Hmmm, I wasn’t convinced.  Not yet,...

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The Hidden Reason Your Kid is Super Sensitive, Hyper, or Bad!

So many kids are commonly labeled as super sensitive, hyperactive, or just plain bad. But, there’s often a reason for these behaviors and challenges that most parents aren’t taught about. Find out what it is… We like to put labels on things. Everything from our food to our clothing style (got a boho, athletic, or classic style?)  There’s nothing wrong with that, it helps us categorize and understand the world around us. Part of that...

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How to Use Deep Pressure the Right Way

Learn how to use deep pressure to help your kid calm down and focus. And, discover over 9 deep pressure activities you can use in your home.    Do you have a kid that loves to crawl into tight spaces? Do they give great big bear hugs? Or, maybe they love to hang on the jungle gym, letting their body dangle?   As parents, it’s easy to overlook those preferences and chalk them up to quirks, but there could be a reason you child climbs...

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Incredible Child Development Toys to Help Your Child Thrive

Not all toys are created equal! Come find out my top pics for the best child development toys as a pediatric occupational therapist for all ages of kids from babies to toddlers to preschoolers to school aged children. Get the most out of the toys you give your child.     Long before I had kids of my own, I had a trunk full of toys because I’m an occupational therapist that worked in early intervention. My clients didn’t come to me. I...

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5 Important Signs That A Child Might Be Struggling With Anxiety

Could your child be anxious? Here are 5 signs of anxiety in children from an expert, to make sure you don’t miss them, and then what the next steps are that you can take to help your anxious child.   Affiliate links used below. See our full disclosure.   When my son was 7, he showed his first sign of anxiety and I missed it. I, the occupational therapist that had worked with hundreds of kids, totally didn’t realize that my son’s crying...

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Genius Hacks to Survive the Holidays with Sensory Kids

The holidays with a sensory kid can add another whole layer of stress, but despite all the extra stimulation, I’ve got 23 hacks to not only help you survive, but also to enjoy the season.     Long before Theo was ever her kid, she imagined taking her future child to see Santa. Of course, he’d wear a cute Christmas plaid bow tie and adorable little suspenders. She’d hold her son’s little hand as they patiently and excitedly waited...

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What If Your Kid Isn’t Listening Because of Auditory Processing Difficulties?

Auditory processing difficulties are often missed in kids especially when they’re mild to moderate. Find out how they could be affecting your child and what you can do to help them listen and follow directions better than ever before!       I still remember sitting in that chair watching Full House. Or maybe it was Charles in Charge? Either way, I was around 8-9 years old and was intently following the TV show playing in front of me when...

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7 Awesome Sensory Activities Using a Yoga Ball

Learn 7 easy ways to use a therapy ball to give your child a ton of sensory input! Plus, get the scoop on what different types of sensory balls are used for.      There are all sorts of sensory toys and tools out there that are pretty fun, but not every child will enjoy or use those toys often. As an occupational therapist, I have just a few staples that can be used repeatedly because they help a wide range of kiddos. At the top of this list is the...

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5 Ways to Use a Scooter Board for Sensory Input

Learn how to use a scooter board to help your child with their sensory needs all while having fun! And, find my top picks and how to DIY a scooter board!  Affiliate links used below. See our full disclosure. If you asked me what my favorite sensory or therapy tools were for kids, the scooter board would be at the top of the list. Not only is the scooter board inexpensive, it takes up a small footprint compared to some other sensory toys, and it’s...

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How to Make Creating Art With Kids Easy + Surprise Benefits to Art Time

Did you know that art has A LOT of developmental benefits for kids? Learn what they are and how to make art easy and doable in your home! Affiliate links used below. See our full disclosure. One of my earliest memories is of me asking my grandmother to fold a piece of paper into a book so I could draw more pictures. I can still remember waiting as she folded, my anticipation spilling over for the life I would bring to the paper with my crayons.  At 8 years...

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Picky Eater Meal Ideas Printable

 

Get Inspired with Foods Picky Eaters Tend to Eat! And get a builder that allows you to put together your own successful meal!

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Get the Free Sensory Red Flags Printable

Do you know these 21 sensory red flags? Download and print out the cheat sheet to learn more...

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Learn to Eat Table Foods Free Cheat Sheet

Perfect for parents of babies and young toddlers that want to teach them how to eat with simple steps. Click the box to get your free 5 page guide right in your inbox!

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Get the Toddler Food Printable Pack!

Get inspired, plan your meals, or just copy the done for you meal ideas with this awesome printable for toddlers and babies!

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