Early Communication Tools

Hearing you’re baby’s first word is EXCITING! But, there’s one thing better. Hold up… what?! Let me explain. When my husband was at work I would spend all day saying ‘mama’ to my daughter because I really didn’t want her first word to be ‘dada’…hehe… (don’t judge, you know you do it too!!). And of [...]

When you decide to become a parent, you dream about chubby cheeks, unlimited snuggles, and soft giggles. What we are NOT prepared for is the sleepless nights, obsessive crying and constant ‘guess what I need?!’ attitude we receive from our new bundle of joy. As a parent, we are hard-wired to nurture our children in [...]

I learned a lot from the Free Quick Start Guide by Positive Parenting Solutions. It’s a fantastic course about WHY kids misbehave and easy ways to correct the behaviours. The key takeaway from this course is that our kids have 2 emotional buckets, and they need these buckets filled every single day. When we make [...]

American Sign Language (or ASL) is a language with it’s own grammar and is used fluently by the deaf community. Sign language for babies is made up of strategically chosen ASL signs that are commonly used between you and your and baby. And even though your baby is capable of learning the entire ASL language, [...]

If you’ve been hanging out with me online for any amount of time then you probably know that my love for sign language started when I was very young. But, I didn’t know anything about BABY sign language until I was expecting my first daughter. When I became pregnant I had already been signing for five years, [...]