Monthly Archives: July 2012

My son the rock star

Last night, Friday July 27, 2012…my Zach played out for his very first performance…at LuLu’s in Port Jefferson.  It was just incredible..and it made me cry of course…to see my baby up on stage…click on the link below to view … Continue reading

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Winner of the Play 2 Learn Giveaway!!!

    http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/play-2-learn/id538731401?mt=8   Thank you to everyone for entering the Play 2 Learn giveaway contest…Cassandra was selected as the winner…the code was just emailed to her…below you will find the G-ism she selected…and the reason she selected it….yes Cassandra….I … Continue reading

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What to make for dinner?

For all of my Long Island friends…and anyone living near an Uncle Giuseppe’s….I made this for dinner last night…and it was soo easy and delicious…and have enough left over to share with friends tonight: Uncle G’s marsala sauce……mixed with Uncle G’s … Continue reading

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Spoon feeding in children with Down Syndrome

More thanks to Latricia and to beautiful Lila of course!! For sharing and demonstrating spoon-feeding in children with Down Syndrome….and of course a thank you to the amazing Lori Overland from Talk Tools for sharing her knowledge with all of us. … Continue reading

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Pre-feeding exercises for children with Down Syndrome

Thank you Latricia Milburn for allowing me to share your video…first let me say how beautiful Lila is….I just want to eat her up….and my little ones watched it too…and all could not get over how delicious she is!  So thank … Continue reading

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How to teach your toddler to imitate sounds

  When I am working with a little one on sound production…I find that one of my first jobs is to get them to understand the phrase “you do“….now these two words can be a little bit abstract for a … Continue reading

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Best apps for toddlers!

      http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/play-2-learn/id538731401?mt=8 PLAY 2 LEARN GIVE AWAY!!!!!   I am doing a give-away!…yeah to me for figuring this out…with the help of my friend Melissa..so thank you Melissa!….as many of you know Melissa and I developed the above … Continue reading

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Sweet 16!

Saturday, July 14, 2012   Celebrated my beautiful niece, Claudia Marino’s Sweet 16 last night.  We had such a wonderful time…and she truly did look like a princess.  Had so much fun watching her open our gift…a gift bag full … Continue reading

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Best speech apps for kids!

  http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/play-2-learn/id538731401?mt=8   Thank you to Denmark for your positive feedback about Play 2 Learn…be sure to find Play 2 Learn on the iTunes store today.  Play To Learn: What Sound? is a fun game that teaches your child to … Continue reading

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Cheek stretch exercise for children with Down Syndrome

Thank you to my friend Latricia on FB for commenting on the cheek stretch pre-feeding exercise.  I realized following her comment that I actually never posted this under the pre-feeding exercises.  So please read below…   Cheek Stretch: What you … Continue reading

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