Choose the Best Face Mask!

The need for a reusable mask with a good fit is not going away any time soon, trust us, we aren’t excited about this ‘new normal’ either. Fortunately, there are lots of options, some good, some bad and some that don’t even last a trip to the store (I’m looking at you cheaply made paper…

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Kids Wearing Face Masks

Getting Kids to Wear Masks

There have been lots of conversations and, to put it bluntly, rumours about what school will look like in the fall. One of the biggest questions seems to be, “Will our kids have to wear masks all day at school?” The answer is we hope not, but maybe. In June. with infection rates on the…

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Hippo Hug Goes to School: Part Two

Hippo Hug Goes to School: Part Two

For children starting or going back to school: Some great products for kids heading back to school in September include Hippo Sit weighted lap pad, Chewlery, and even a sequin bracelet or sequin pillows Hippo Sits are great for children who are using weight or deep pressure therapy at home. They sit laps to help…

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Hippo Hug Goes to School: Part One

Hippo Hug Goes to School: Part One

It’s that time of year again! Back to school, and Hippo Hug has several great products to be used during the school season. Whether you are a kid just starting, are returning to the classroom, are going away to university, or are a teacher or parent looking for unique ways to help with sensory regulation…

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Feeling Stressed? Try A Sensory Blanket

Feeling Stressed? Try A Sensory Blanket

Interestingly, although a weighted or sensory blanket is beneficial for a lot of different things, we find that the majority of our clients are looking for a way to reduce stress. The ability to relax and enjoy a beneficial night’s rest is essential to well-being, and a sensory blanket is designed to assist with exactly…

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