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Author: Ashley Egger, MS, CCC-SLP

Fun Indoor Activities for Kids

December 30, 2019  |  Child Development, Early Learning, Play  |  By Ashley Egger, MS, CCC-SLP

It seems that the days often feel short this time of the year, and the cold weather can prevent us from wanting to go outside. With these two factors working against us, you may be left wondering, “How am I going to keep my child occupied all day?” Before worrying too much, here are some […]

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Low-Tech Gift Ideas for Kids

December 17, 2019  |  Child Development, Parenting, Early Learning, Play  |  By Ashley Egger, MS, CCC-SLP

Buying gifts for children can be a bit overwhelming at times, especially when we are constantly inundated with all the latest gadgets and gizmos. Sometimes, going back to the basics is the perfect solution. And even better, NONE of the toys I recommend below require batteries! Here are 12 toys and activities that will not […]

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Getting the Answers Parents Always Long to Know

September 10, 2019  |  Early Learning, Preschool  |  By Ashley Egger, MS, CCC-SLP

The time has come where we are all mourning summer’s end. Sleeping in and careless days have come to a screeching halt and the school year has officially begun. Children may still be feeling anxious about what the school year will bring, and parents are trying their best to make it go as smoothly as […]

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