Vibra Zilla sensory chewy

Vibra Zilla Sensory Vibration Handle with Textured Zilla Jr. Tube

Over the years, I have discussed several different fidgets for individuals with autism, ADHD, dyspraxia, sensory processing disorder, and more.  Fidgets are developed for children and adults who need to keep their hands, fingers, feet, and/or mouths busy.  In these blogs, I covered a couple of options to help individuals who specifically struggle with biting […]

Cubby bed for special needs

Cubby Bed – Advanced Special Needs Bed

Raising a child with autism or other special needs can be challenging.  Luckily, there are products like the Cubby Bed available to help out! The manufacturers behind the Cubby Bed designed a bed that “promotes restful sleep while also providing a secure and calming environment that your kiddo will love.”  It features dual-layer mesh and […]

sensasoft sensory den by fun and function with two children

SensaSoft Sensory Den

Fun and Function offers many sensory solutions for kiddos.  One I have yet to write about is the SensaSoft Sensory Den.   The SensaSoft Sensory Den is a calming sensory corner for small spaces.  The cozy den gives children a calming place to read, draw, and relax.  You can manipulate the color-changing fiber optic strands.  Children […]

busy fingers fidget lap pad three panels

Busy Fingers Fidget Lap Pad

Fun and Function offers many solutions for varying sensory needs.  If you’re looking for a way to keep little fingers busy, check out the Busy Fingers Fidget Lap Pad.  The Busy Fingers Fidget Lap Pad is a weighted product that helps keep fidgety fingers engaged.  It features three activity panels: you can play hide-and-seek by […]

zpods generation 2 sleeping pods

zPods – Sleeping pods for children

The American Academy of Family Physicians is saying that up to 50% of children will experience some sort of sleep challenge.  Sleeping issues are especially common among children with autism or other special needs.  If your child experiences sleeping difficulties, there is a new potential solution: introducing zPods! zPods are fully enclosed capsule beds that […]

break-away bite bands by fun and function

Break-Away Bite Bands

Fun and Function offers several sensory solutions for children of all ages such as weighted blankets, sensory clothing, sensory putty, and chewies.  One example of a chewy product they offer is Break-Away Bite Bands. Their Break-Away Bite Bands are super absorbent necklaces ideal for children who chew and bite on their clothing or other items.  […]