Top NYC Spring Activities & Ways to Promote Speech and Language

The weather is finally getting warmer and there are tons of things to do outside to celebrate spring! We recommend that parents encourage new vocabulary and language when outside. Feel free to talk about the beautiful spring colors you are seeing and amazing flowers you are smelling.  Take the time to just stop and look!  Allow your children to ask questions (e.g., “What is that called?”). Wherever you decide to go, make sure to take pictures so that your child can work on recalling... read more

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Best NYC Swim Classes for Kids & How to Encourage Language in the Water

Spring is officially here, and what better way to gear your child up for summer than to take swim lessons! Our motto is “the earlier the better” – so that your child develops a love for the water and becomes … read more

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Ready, Set, Go: How To Pack The Perfect Hospital Bag

The weeks before baby is due to arrive are usually the busiest, from prepping the nursery to stocking up on all the necessities. But getting ready for your trip to the hospital shouldn’t be overlooked. Oftentimes, organizing the hospital bag … read more

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Sweet February Deals 2015

In the spirit of Valentine’s Day, we thought we would share some “disgustingly adorable love letters from kids.” Here’s one of our favorites: Dear Mom, I love you more than rainbows and beautiful blue skies. I love you more than … read more

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Wonderful Winter Deals 2014

Winter in New York!  What could be better!? “Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and warmth, for the touch of a friendly hand, and for a talk beside the fire: it is the time for home.” – … read more

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Top Places for Holiday Toys in NYC

If you’re anything like us you’re doing last minute holiday shopping! As speech pathologists we always need to update our therapy bags, so we do ongoing and endless research to find out where the best toys are sold. We not … read more

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Bickering Blues

“What did I do to cause their constant arguing?” asked the anguished and exhausted mother sitting across from me in my office. She’d come to see me for help with the endless squabbling occurring among her three children. It’s a … read more

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Best NYC Baby and Me Exercise Classes

It’s fall in New York City, but that doesn’t mean it’s too cold to go outside and get moving!  From time to time you may have seen a mommy (or daddy) exercising with a stroller in the streets of the … read more

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Top NYC Fall Activities & Ways to Promote Speech and Language

It’s back to school time and already fall – our favorite season!  So many fun activities are near NYC and are just a bus, train, or car ride away. During these fall activities, we advise parents to help their kids … read more

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Time Saving Tips for Today’s Busy Parents

Reclaim your “ME” time… We’ve all experienced it. For busy moms and dads on the go, life can get a little chaotic at times. All parents – especially those with full-time jobs – face the challenge of prioritizing how they … read more

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