Melissa and Doug Shape Sorter Activity Bag

This is an excellent game for toddlers!  Practice matching shapes and putting toys into a container.  Great for cognitive skills, fine motor, and language all in one activity!


Sock Ons at Amazon

These little things help keep your baby’s socks on!  They go on over the regular socks, but snug fitting so they can’t pull them off, and they don’t just fall off!  Clever!


Step 2 Easel on Amazon

Drawing on a vertical surface has many great benefits for fine motor coordination.  Kids can also practice standing in one place and reaching the entire board – and crossing midline when reaching with each hand!


Lavender Scented Aromatherapy Weighted Cat Stuffed Animal

 

I have not purchased this specific item, but I have purchased similar ones.  They have been wonderful for providing some olfactory (sense of smell) stimulation at the same time as providing some calming pressure from the weight of the item.


Amazon Influencer Page for Milestones Podcast

Milestones Amazon Page

Hey guys! Now you can click on the link above to see all of the products that I recommend or suggest to parents and professionals!!  I am still adding more so check back every day!


Play With Your Food Book Now Available on Amazon!!!

My book is now available on Amazon.com and Amazon Europe!! Click on the picture to take you to the Amazon store where you can purchase it for only $6.50 USD!! Free Shipping for Amazon Prime Members!
Contact me if you don’t have access to Amazon and I will help you get one. Send an email to allison@mymidwesttherapy.com and let me know!


Abilitations Handi-Writer Set on Amazon

These are handy little items for kids with weak grasp or low endurance for writing activities.  They are also helpful for kids that have trouble closing their last 2-3 fingers to hold the pencil with only their thumb and first finger or thumb, index, and middle fingers.


Ultimate Calming Multi-color Gravity Bubble Drop Liquid Motion

One example of a visually stimulating toy that can be calming for kids with visual sensory processing issues.  It can give them something to focus on that will block out other types of stimulation temporarily.