Category My Stories

My Story by Heather of Wordplayhouse

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I’m so excited to share this eloquent and poignant post from Heather at Wordplayhouse. She and I became fast friends and I can’t tell you how much I value her sharing her story here at LIttle Stories. Her gentle kindness, simple beauty, and love for her family is quickly evident in everything she writes, and ... Read more...

My Story by Katie of On the Banks of Squaw Creek

Communication & I Hold You Talk

I’m Katie, and I blog about my life On the Banks of Squaw Creek. I have two little boys, 3 ½ and 1 (on March 28) and I just recently came across Kim’s amazing blog. As a former teacher, I am naturally inclined to pay attention to my children’s development. Little Stories has taught me ... Read more...

My Mantras as an Early Interventionist

Early Intervention - Therapist Guidelines

A little while ago I wrote a post about the parent-therapist relationship called ‘I Don’t Like My Child’s Speech Therapist‘ which focused on what parents can do on their end to improve the working relationship with their child’s therapist. Around the same time, I was asked by Heidi at Pediastaff to do a guest post ... Read more...

My Story by Rivka at Beautiful Books for Children

Language Development Happens

Rivka shares wonderful children’s book reviews over at Beautiful Books for Children, including ratings, extension questions, and follow-up activities. Her story is one I’ve been waiting for. I wanted the perfect way to tell parents a core message that is foundational to Little Stories. It’s a message that most parents won’t believe and may even ... Read more...

But I Can’t Understand What My Child Is Saying!

Speech Delay Speech Therapy

I recently received the following reader question: “My son seems to actually fill up the pages that he wants fairly quickly. Like “moon” for example – saw the moon once, liked it, now every time we’re out and see it he points it out. But his pronunciation of it is “muh.” He has about 60 ... Read more...