Category Archives: Holidays

The Four Gift Rule For the Holidays

Do you visit a lot of family for the holidays each year? Ensuring that all the kids receive the same amount of gifts, so that it is fair can be a bit difficult. In order to relieve some holiday stress this year, why not try The 4 Gift Rule? This is an awesome way to […]

How To Help Your Child With Special Needs Through The Stress Of The Holidays

As a parent, you’re probably wondering how to help your child with special needs through the stress of the holidays. Let’s face it, holidays can be quite challenging. It’s a time for gathering with friends and family, socializing, trying new foods and being in an unusually loud or sometimes chaotic environment. And I’m sure none […]

Holiday Gift Guide of 20 Beauty Gifts

We all need a little pampering and the holidays are a great time to ask for that beauty gift you have been wanting, but just not sure of what that gift is? Maybe you picked your sister as a Secret Santa and have no idea what to get her, but you know she loves beauty […]

Holiday Gift Guide – 20 Gifts for Home Cooks

Do you have a cook in the house, that you are struggling with what to buy for the holiday? I have pulled together a holiday gift guide with 20 gifts for home cooks. I hope that you find some of these ideas helpful to cross your cook off your holiday list. Kitchenaid Artisan Design Glass […]

10 Holiday Gift Ideas For Fine Motor Activities

top 10 gifts for fine motor development

1) Tying Shoes Melissa and Doug are known for their wooden toys. This lacing shoe is perfect for ages 3-6 year olds who are beginning to learn to tie their shoes. Special Needs Benefit:  Help with tying shoes and eye-hand coordination  2) Blocks  You definitely can’t go wrong with a set of blocks. Whether it’s a […]

Amazon Top 10 Fun Games For Kids With Special Needs Benefits

Here is a list of Amazon’s top 10 fun games for children with special needs and the benefits each game will provide them. From fine motor development to hand-eye coordination, these games are perfect gift ideas. 1. Hot Potato Electronic Musical Passing Game  Wild, frantic, laugh out loud, electronic musical tater-tossing good time that can […]

Easy Holiday Treats the Kids Will Love

Easy Holiday Treats the Kids Will Love Are you looking for a way to keep your children busy during holiday break? One great way to have them contribute to the holiday festivities is to have them help make holiday treats. In many families cookies are an important part of the holiday tradition. Even if your […]

Old-Fashioned Christmas Crafts

  Old-Fashioned Christmas Crafts Sometimes the best times are the simplest times. You and your family can have an old-fashioned Christmas by enjoying some fun holiday crafts. Here are five old-fashioned Christmas craft ideas to enjoy. Paper chain Paper chains can be made year around. However, they’re particularly fun during the holidays. They’re a wonderful […]

Homemade Edible Gifts from the Heart

Homemade Edible Gifts from the Heart Are you looking for a new way to show your appreciation and gratitude this holiday season? Are you looking to give gifts this year that are special and focus on giving rather than materialism? Consider making your own homemade edible gifts this year!   Creating Your Own Homemade Treats […]

Pure and Simple Holiday Decorating Ideas

Pure and Simple Holiday Decorating Ideas Decorating for the holidays is often one of events people most look forward to. There’s just something special about the twinkling lights, the smell of pine in the air and the festivity. If you’re tired of fancy decorations or want to take your holiday decorating in a new direction, […]