Our good friends at Bouncy Bands have a new sensory toy in their amazing collection. It is called the Thingamajig. The Thingamajig is a Fun Sensory Pillow Activity Toy that your child can use to help them relax and focus. *this toy is geared for children ages 3-8 It helps improve fine motor skills, problem […]
There are things that happen in life that you’re absolutely not ready for. There is no way to be ready for them. Nothing you can do to prepare you for it. One of the most intense and puzzling experiences is having a child. A child will turn the hardest people into puddles, and some of […]
School counselor Scott Ertl created Bouncyband® to help students in his school concentrate while they are seated at their desks, often for five or six hours per day. The latest products from Bouncyband® are Wiggle Seats and Wiggle Feet and we can not wait to show you how helpful they will be at school or […]
A beautifully written book by author, Amy Webb who is a Mom and a wonderful writer. This is one of my new favorite books for children to read along with their parents, caregivers and teachers. It is a great conversation starter about inclusion, compassion and kindness. I guarantee you will fall in love with this […]
School counselor Scott Ertl created Bouncy Bands® to help students in his school concentrate while they are seated at their desks, often for five or six hours per day. I love that Bouncy Bands® is a product that can help ALL students as they learn sitting at a desk throughout their day. As a child […]
Manimo weighted animals are loving companion pets! They are children’s comforting companion and valuable partners for parents. Manimo is the weighted plush animal that helps focus and calm. These weighted animals are recommended for all children, but were designed specifically for children with ADD, ADHD, ASD, anxiety or other disorders. “Providing numerous benefits, manimo […]
Finding activities for the kids to do during the Winter break can be challenging at times, and for kids with special needs, sensory issues, or disabilities, not only is it that more challenging, but the choices are limited. More and more businesses that cater to kids and their families are now offering special sessions for […]
Diane L MacDonald, M. Ed., NLP CP, RYT 200 Founder and Creator of Sensory YogaPlay We talk often about stress in adults but we forget that childhood can be stressful too. Many children, particularly those with special needs, suffer with debilitating stress. Trouble focusing, short attention spans, not fitting in, poor organizational skills, as well […]
For the month of July we have chosen a young 4 year old boy from Selden who has compassion and an incredible amount of love for his older brother who has autism. At a young age Dylan has an abundance of kindness towards others. We received the nomination for Dylan from his mother, Laura.
The reviews are in and the Autism Friendly Big Apple Circus Show was a hit! On June 2nd Momee Friends was lucky enough to go to the first Autism Friendly Show put on by the always family friendly and entertaining Big Apple Circus.