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An ode to Ikea, from an SLP to be!

The MALA is $14.99!!!
So this isn't a Speech post per se, but I needed to share my great finds! I went to our local Ikea (the only Ikea for that matter on Long Island..sad..) for furniture and left with tons of great speech things!

DUKTIG - $7.99
If you've never been (gasp!), Ikea is a giant, brilliant marketing plan. You have to walk through EVERY section to get out of the store -- which is why I spent more in the children's section than I did anywhere else!

Here are a few of the things I picked up:

  • Easel - for writing, art, etc.
  • Play food - these were great because they were soft and realistic looking!
  • PYSSLA - $5.99
  • Beads - the kind you can use for jewelry and those great patterned, ironed on crafts. 
  • Finger Puppets! - use these for making stories, using proper pragmatics, role playing, using proper articulation, and more.
TITTA FOLK - $4.99
I'd highly recommend either checking out or going into the store yourself! Where else can you buy a couch AND speech gear???

Hope you all had a great weekend!

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