Monthly Archives: July 2020

Is It Ever Okay to Bribe My Kids with Food?

By Topher Gauk-Roger Using food as a punishment or reward for kids can be the simplest tool to get them to eat — or do — something they are less...

THE IMPORTANCE OF SENSORY PLAY AT FAMILY DINNER

Eleven-year-old Patrick was excited. He’d found a recipe online for a homemade shrub — a “drinking vinegar” popular during the Colonial Era — using rhubarb and fresh mint, both things...

8 Best Bibs For Drooling Babies And Food-Refusing Toddlers

by Jenn Sinrich No matter where you are in your parenting journey, you’ve probably come to the realization that bibs are a must (along with other feeding essentials like high...

The Pandemic & the Return of Family Mealtimes

By Melanie Potock Pandemic: That is a relatively new word for me. I’m sure I’ve uttered it a few times over my lifetime, but even as a speech language pathologist (SLP), it’s not...