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What’s Up Doc?

After visiting family and friends back East this past week, I got to thinking…I probably use a skill that my dad taught me everyday. With Father’s Day coming up this Sunday, I thought it would be sweet to share The 5 lessons I learned from my Dad, otherwise known as Doc Maybe these are some…


Gross Motor Skills

Can’t Double Dutch? No Problem!

We are JUMPING right into Summer!   Here are 5 easy tips for getting the most out of using a JUMP ROPE!   Crazy Walk Take a few of these and make a path. Have your child or your children stay on the road. Have children hold hands for an added challenge!     There’s no…


Gross Motor Skills

Take the Plunge!

Take the Plunge: 5 Tips to Encourage Your Child to Swim As many of you know, my nephews, Alex, 3 1/2 and Jordan, 1, are my inspirations for much of my content. This week my sister and her family were away on vacation. Alex has always been hesitant of the water. He dislikes hair washing…


Development

School’s Out for Summer!

We are wrapping up the 2016-17 school year here in Colorado. Parents have been eagerly asking   What can we do to keep our child in shape over the summer?   We love supporting our families so we created   10 AWESOME SUMMER ACTIVITIES FOR KIDS!   If you are looking for awesome summer activities for…


Craniosacral Therapy

Craniosacral Therapy for Your Family

This week our guest blog is shared by founder of Conscious Living,  Emily Kamala, MA, RMT   Top 3 Reasons CranioSacral Therapy is Right for You and Your Baby   If you haven’t heard of CranioSacral Therapy (CST), now is the time. Our society is so full of constant input and our systems have reached…


Chiropractic Care

Guest Blog: Dr. Brittany Downing, DC: Family Chiropractic Care Benefits

Dr. Brittany Downing, DC is a family chiropractor and she is answering 5 Questions for Family Chiropractic Care Benefits How does chiropractic care support pregnant moms? Due to a ligament-loosening hormone called relaxin that is present during pregnancy we see a dramatic expansion of joints and connective tissue in women during this time.  This can…


Chiropractic Care

We LOVE Chiropractors!

This week we are spreading the LOVE, Dr. Lauren Love house call chiropractor that is..   Dr. Lauren Love is a house call chiropractor in Denver, CO whose passion is serving the pediatric community and bringing quality care to her patients in the comfort of their homes.  Chiropractic is all about removing stress from the…


Self Help Skills

Let’s Eat! 5 Tips for Mealtime Success!

Does your child prefer to eat their meal on the go and not sit at the table?   Do they prefer to finger feed instead of use utensils?   Want to know why you should throw away the sappy cup?   5 Tips for Mealtime     Take a look and make sure your child is sitting…


Development

What’s the Plan?

Does your child have difficulty learning or doing a new or unfamiliar task?  Does he appear clumsy, accident prone, or avoid participating in sports or other physical activities?  Does he have trouble coming up with new play ideas or knowing how to play with toys? Tend to choose the same play structure or activities or…



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Gross Motor Skills

Criss Cross Will Make You….

Crossing Midline is an important skill that will use everyday!  On the brain level, it is important to make sure the right and left sides of the brain are working and communicating together to coordinate learning and movement. On a physical level, when your child spontaneously crosses the midline with the dominant hand, then the dominant hand is…


I highly recommend Jill’s services to any child/family working with a highly sensitive chid and/or one with sensory processing disorder, as this is the area in which she helped us!

— Katie B, Mom of Bridget (age 6)