Monthly Archives: December 2015

Meltdown Monday: Validate, Validate, Validate!

As part of my job as a child life specialist, I help children in the hospital cope with stressors to prevent meltdowns by structuring the environment for success, offering and rehearsing coping strategies for stressful situations, and providing distraction and … Continue reading

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Feature Presentation Friday: Top 10 Money Saving Tips

It’sĀ Feature Presentation Friday! I have another vlog post for you all today. This one is a bit different from the previous reviews we have done. There are definitely more reviews and reports coming from our October trip, but heres a … Continue reading

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Why Stay at a Disney Resort Hotel?

This post comes partly from the many times I’ve been asked this question from friends, family members, and potential clients and partly because of the recent release of a video from Disney Parks. There are so many perks of staying … Continue reading

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Feature Presentation Friday: Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto

It’sĀ Feature Presentation Friday! I have another vlog post for you all today. We’re working on all the different experiences we had on our October trip and turning them into reviews in hopes they will help someone try something new, or … Continue reading

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#GivingTuesday: A Guide to Giving to Children’s Hospitals this Season

As many people know, today is “Giving Tuesday” a day where we can embrace the true spirit of the holidays and give back to those less fortunate than us. As a Child Life Specialist, I am fortunate to see the … Continue reading

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