Cats vs. Pickles

Have you heard of the “Cats vs. Pickles” line of children’s toys? They are one of those trends that has popped up in certain circles of “kid life”. Basically, they are little stuffed animals that are either a “cat” or a “pickle”. The intention of the manufacturer is to get kids to “collect all” and you can buy them blind- in a sealed package where … Continue reading Cats vs. Pickles


“I feel safe in here”, stated my 8 year old client. She had just finished wrapping herself up in blankets and sheets that were in the space where we were working. Now first of all, you need to understand how this was actually a pivotal moment for this little girl. You see, 5 months ago when I first started working with this little one, she … Continue reading Safety


If you are in the United States, then you will know that today is Mother’s Day. It’s a day to honor mothers and all that they do for their families and their children. Often, the first contact I have with a family comes from the mother. Is it due to the general “nurturing” aspect of a woman? Or is it due to the fact that … Continue reading Mothers