Chocolate Avocado Pudding

This is a recipe that I have been making for the last few years. It may not taste exactly like the chocolate pudding you are used to, but it is excellent. I substitute raw cacao for the cocoa powder and occasionally utilize organic raisins instead of prunes, and bananas instead of maple syrup. Chocolate Avocado Pudding from M.A.G.

What Makes Thieves Laundry Soap Different?

Many laundry detergents are loaded with toxins that generally are not removed completely from clothing. Thieves is my absolute favorite laundry detergent. It uses healthy ingredients and works better than anything that I have ever used in the past. Less is More!

Toxins Linked to Neurodevelopmental Disorders

Harvard Researchers identify 10 toxins linked to ADHD and Autism. Could these toxins be affecting your ability to concentrate also? Choose healthy options for personal care products, cleaning supplies, and drinking water. 10 Toxins Linked to ADHD & Autism

Sensory Strategies for the Classroom

Occupational Therapist’s share some of their favorite recommendations for improving focus in the classroom. *For the gum recommendation, keep in mind that you do not want to use artificial sweeteners, such as aspartame, either. Spry is a good option. Classroom Strategies

EWG

Have you heard of EWG, the Environmental Working Group? This website is a great resource for looking up products and finding out their toxicity levels. You can look up brand name personal care products, foods and more. Then pick one that safe. EWG is also a great source of research articles. EWG

Thinking Putty

Have you heard of “thinking putty?” It’s fun stuff and can be a great asset for supporting optimal focus and concentration. Also called therapy putty, thinking putty is a fun and effective occupational therapy tool for finger and hand strengthening. Plus it makes a fabulous therapeutic fidget and sensory diet tool. When I worked at the clinic and at the hospital, … Read More

Does diet impact handwriting?

Does diet make a difference? Check out these handwriting samples, then decide for yourself. Handwriting Samples on the Feingold Diet