Here is 15month-old Evie. When I asked her mom to tell me about mealtime, here is what Evie’s mom said, “Mealtime is more than how much, how efficient, and how quickly you can eat your food. It's about being social, having conversations about the day unrelated to food, and establishing a family routine.”
Often times, especially when you have toddlers, you’ll find strategies and family philosophies that have worked for you.
Let’s share. What does your family do that has been successful to having an enjoyable mealtime at your house? Often, by hearing some things other families are doing, gives many of us an idea of what to try in our own homes. ~Marena Mitchell, Speech-Language Pathologist
Daily tips, activities, and suggestions on how to naturally embed speech, language, play, fine motor, gross motor, and cognitive skills into your child's day, often using the materials already found in your home environment.
Marena Mitchell is a speech-language pathologist