Play It Forward Therapy

Teddy Bear Beach Cookie

This adorable Teddy Bear Beach Cookie complete with a sandy beach is sure to make a splash at your next pool party! Kids can make a teddy bear sunbathing on a tiny towel or floating in a sweet, swim ring. Beach life has never tasted so good!

Fishing Game Craft

Catch Those Wiggly Fish! Kids will love making their own mini fishing pole to reel in these wiggly fish. This fishing game craft helps kids practice fine motor skills, eye hand coordination, holding a pencil and tactile play to improve touch processing.  You will need: Paper Fish Template CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD Scissors Paper… Continue reading Fishing Game Craft

Butterfly Sandwich

These pretty Butterfly Sandwiches show off the beautiful colors of spring. It’s never too early to introduce your child to the rainbow of colors found in the fruit and vegetable section.

Mother’s Day Card

Make this cute Mother’s Day card with DIY flower stamps. You’ll be surprised to find out what you can use to make a pretty flower print card…

Easy, Earth Day OT Activities

All you need is a plastic cup with a lid, scissors, a permanent marker and perhaps some glue and googly eyes (fun, but not a necessity). You’re going to create a face by drawing on the lid and cutting a slit for the mouth. Some cups already have a spout on the lid so this can also be the mouth.

Bird Nest Cookie

Bird Nest Cookie Recipe.

Welcome spring with this adorable bird nest cookie! Practice dexterity skills to build the nest with chocolate “mud” and crunchy “twigs”. These tiny “tweets” are sure to please at your next spring time or Easter gathering…

Spring Occupational Therapy Activities

Looking for simple, spring time occupational therapy activities? This video montage is a collection of our favorite OT Tested and Kid Approved activities that we use for treatment sessions at our clinic and school based practice. You can find most of the activity tutorials on this blog or on my YouTube channel

Rainbow Veggie Snack

How’s your luck with getting your kids to eat vegetables?
Our feeding therapists love this colorful Rainbow Snack because it gets kids interacting with veggies in a novel way. You can make these veggie topped crackers at home too. Talk about the colors, the textures and most importantly, have fun making these bite sized rainbows and lucky horseshoes! This snack will add a pop of color to your St. Patrick’s Day nibbles Who knew eating vegetables could be so fun?!

Pot O’Gold Cookie

Today’s your lucky day to learn how to make this precious Saint Patrick’s Day Cookie.. This Pot O’Gold Cookie Craft is worth its taste in gold.

Your kids will think they’ve hit the jackpot when they create this leprechaun sized treat!

How To Stop Burnout Before It Happens

I have a strong suspicion about you… Let me take a guess.. I’m guessing that…

A. You’re a dedicated person who is 101% dedicated to the well-being and nurturing of the children in your life.