Category Archives: A Day in the Life of This SLP

A Day in the Life of This SLP: Proud, Grateful & Joyous

Today, my five-year old friend arrived at the Center a bit early for his appointment holding his handmade book filled with his story.

His mother was with him and she holding a paper bag filled with surprises for this Speech-Language Pathologist (SLP). 

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YaYa’s in the Kitchen: Pumpkin Cream Chocolate Towers

First Fall Recipe 2017

It is that time of year when we remember that fall is on the way.

While there is a collective exhaustion from Hurricane Irma passing through last week, it is time to resume our routines.

Today that means selecting a pumpkin recipe. However, pumpkin bread will have to wait as there is an oven on the fritz.

Hmmm, what are a YaYa and her assistant to do?!

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Why Did You Create Little Ones Rock?

The Little Free Library Started It All…

On June 4, 2017, my pediatric Speech-Language Pathology private practice, Children’s Communication Center (CCC), donated and dedicated three Little Free Library (LFL) units to the children, parents, and community to highlight the joys of experiencing  language, literacy & learning as a family.

We hosted a Take Your Parents to the Playground Day event, stocked the libraries with books for all ages, collected and donated books to our local Guardian ad Litem program, and celebrated with the community.

 

June 4, 2017: Dedicating the Children’s Communication Center Little Free Library. Photo: CCC/LSG

Daily, we filled it and it quickly emptied. It was immediately spotted by children on the playground. We smiled & watched little ones asked to use their parent’s phone to take a picture of the LFL.

We knew once it was established the Sharing would increase, but at the time it was mostly Borrowing.

On June 25th, three weeks later, we went to add books, and this happened…

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