Educational programs · Home programs

Interview with Alix Strickland Frenoy

Originally posted on David Snape and Friends – The place to show off your hidden talents:
This interview with Alix tells us about her running the Le Chemin ABA learning house in Paris, a learning center for children with autism and learning difficulties. We talk about what kinds of activities they have an offer, some…

Easter · Home programs · sensory activities

Teacup gardening : precious miniature gardening projects

I am a big fan of gardening and I always have lots of gardening projects going on with the children at Le Chemin ABA – outside in our courtyard garden,  in our window boxes and in our indoor herb garden. The children love learning about different plants, and especially getting to participate in all of… Continue reading Teacup gardening : precious miniature gardening projects

Easter · Educational programs · Home programs · Recipes · sensory activities

Building a nest : bird’s nest projects for kids + recipe

Spring is in the air in Paris! The sun is shining, birds are chirping and the hyacinth flowers in our garden are starting to bloom! Yipeeeee! I’ve collected ideas to help you engage your kids in bird’s nest – making projects to celebrate the arrival of Spring! Invitation to build a nest I love the… Continue reading Building a nest : bird’s nest projects for kids + recipe

Educational programs · Home programs · Recipes · sensory activities · Therapeutic materials

Playdough stamping : sensory fun for children on the autism spectrum

It is a beautiful sunny day in Paris today! I feel so inspired to go for a walk in the sunshine, hot tea in hand. Recently, I have been using playdough often with the kiddos at Le Chemin ABA. They love it! Playdough stamping with legos This is a really cute idea for playdough stamping… Continue reading Playdough stamping : sensory fun for children on the autism spectrum

DIY · Home programs · sensory activities

Bow tie pasta crafts for kids

Ever since I was a little girl, I have loved bow tie pasta! In addition to creating delicious pasta recipes with bow tie pasta, there are  so many fun projects you can do using bow tie pasta as the star! Bow tie pasta bookmarks I love these adorable bookmarks! What a fun idea to create… Continue reading Bow tie pasta crafts for kids

Recipes

My favorite smoothie recipes for kids

It’s starting to get a little bit warmer and Spring is in the air here in Paris! This means smoothie season is on it’s way… Yay! I love making smoothies with the kids at my learning house, Le Chemin ABA, for several reasons. 1.Smoothie recipes are easy to follow and require few ingredients. 2.When making a… Continue reading My favorite smoothie recipes for kids

DIY · Easter · Family traditions

Easter wreaths

Happy Saturday, friends! It was a grey, cloudy day in Paris today. A perfect, cosy, day for staying in and crafting! On days like this I plan projects for the kids and work on home projects and cooking adventures with my husband. We love to stay in and enjoy our projects! We’re continuing the countdown… Continue reading Easter wreaths