Apraxia · Being a mom · Childhood Apraxia of Speech · everyday life · Family · Fostering · kidney transplant · Speech Therapist · Toddler Years

May is gonna be SWEET!

May is kinda the best month ever. Voting's over. It's been decided. There are so many awesome things to celebrate and climb up on a soap-box for in the month of May, and throughout the month I'll be sharing education, encouragement, and my experiences with all of these things! It's like May is MY month… Continue reading May is gonna be SWEET!

everyday life · Inspiration · Month 1 · Seven Experiment · Speech Therapist · Words to live by

Don’t keep the manuals!

We've entered into February and, as is typical for any project I take on, I'm taking longer to finish this task than I had anticipated. Though I guess you should never really stop paring down your stuff, I had hoped to power through this by giving myself a deadline because I didn't want to lose… Continue reading Don’t keep the manuals!

Speech Therapist

Introducing: Little Fish Speech Therapy, LLC

I've been a little distracted over the past few months working on my very own speech therapy business. I know, exciting right?! Through Little Fish Speech Therapy I will provide in-home therapy to children with a variety of disorders resulting in speech, language, and communication difficulties. I will also provide services to local preschools. Will… Continue reading Introducing: Little Fish Speech Therapy, LLC

7 months · Baby Baker · Baby development · everyday life · Parenting · Speech Therapist

Oh Happy Play!

My job is play. AsΒ a pediatric speech therapist everything I do revolves around play in some way or another; the type and tools of play vary depending on the patient and his/her needs at the time, but it all boils back down to the fundamentals of play. In the outpatient setting, however, I haven't had… Continue reading Oh Happy Play!

Baby Baker · everyday life · Holidays · Speech Therapist

Fun gifts for Charlotte!

I am continuously blown away by how generous our friends and family have been before, during, and even after Charlotte's arrival. I just want to brag about a few very sweet people who recently gave very sweet gifts to our sweet girl {things getting sweet enough for you?!}. I'm a sucker for something unique and… Continue reading Fun gifts for Charlotte!

Baby Baker · Being a mom · everyday life · Parenting · Speech Therapist

You don’t say?!

Charlotte is quite a chatty kathy {well, I guess we could say chatty Charlie}. My mom tells me that I smiled, laughed, babbled and eventually talked 'early' and it seems that Charlotte will be just like her mama. Of course, as a speech therapist, it makes me extra proud and somewhat relieved when she accomplishes… Continue reading You don’t say?!