5 Parent-Child Interaction Toys and Games

There are several things to consider if you’re looking for a toy or gift for a child with autism. Oftentimes children with autism like to keep to themselves, and playtime is a great time to teach!  It’s important to look for toys that encourage social interaction.  Keep on reading to learn more about different parent-child interaction […]

Spike the Fine Motor Hedgehog

According to Learning Resources, “Through practice and repetition, children can develop their fine motor skills to help refine movements and hone precision.  Fine motor skills allow children to perform actions with the small muscles in the hands, fingers, and wrists.”  If you’re looking for a toy to practice fine motor skills on, look no further than […]

Buddha Board

Looking for a product to help you relax this winter?  Check out the Buddha Board.  The Buddha Board provides a Zen-like painting experience for individuals with anxiety, depression, autism, or anyone who simply wants to relax. It was inspired by the Zen idea of living in the moment. You simply paint on the surface with […]

4 Toys from Melissa & Doug

Last Thursday, I wrote about the Classroom Play Set from Melissa & Doug.  Melissa & Doug is a company that makes toys and other products that offer countless ways to play.  The husband and wife team has been making toys that spark imagination since 1989. Since they offer so many products, it would take far […]

Melissa & Doug School Time! Classroom Play Set

Melissa & Doug is a company that makes toys and other products that offer countless ways to play  They believe the best playthings are “often simple concepts that inspire children to come up with their own twists.”  The husband and wife team has been making toys that spark imagination and curiosity since 1989.  One of […]

Seek-N-Find Switch Toy

Enabling Devices offers a catalog of products for individuals with all disabilities.  They offer a selection of switch-activated toys, one of them being the Seek-N-Find Switch Toy. The Seek-N-Find Switch Toy is a more accessible version of the popular Find It Game.  Find It Games have been around for years and have been noted to “promote focus and […]