Ayelet Marinovich

Ayelet Marinovich, M.A., CCC-SLP, is a pediatric speech-language pathologist, parent educator, bestselling author, recording artist, and imperfect mother based in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is the founder and host of Learn With Less, where she helps new parents feel confident they can support and connect with their babies and toddlers - without having to buy a single toy. She is the creator of the Learn With Less® Curriculum, the basis for which is outlined in her bestselling books, Understanding Your Baby and Understanding Your Toddler. She has served thousands of families through online and in-person programs using the Learn With Less® Curriculum, and has trained a number of licensed facilitators to serve countless more families all over the world. Her current passions include spending time with her family, dismantling the baby industry, and creating communities of support for families with infants and toddlers of all developmental levels.

Early Speech and Language Development: Information and Resources

“I feel like he should be talking more by now.” In a world in which we are inundated with information about what our children “should be” doing and “have to” to do, it’s very...

The Parent Co-op Model: A Pre-School Option, Part 2

Last week, I posted conversations with a few co-op families about their co-op experiences to give you a full lay of the land about what it means to be involved in a parent-cooperative model....

The Parent Co-op Model: A Pre-School Option, PART ONE

When it comes to choosing a preschool, there seem to be endless possibilities. Parents living anywhere on the Mid-Peninsula can find preschools that offer all educational philosophies and models. As a parent of a...

Your Mobile Mechanic at Your Convenience

This post is sponsored, but the opinions are 100% our own. There it is. That dreaded orange light: on, again. You know the one - it glares up at you from the dashboard, slyly winking at...

Top 5 Gift Ideas for a New Mom

As a pediatric speech-language pathologist, parent educator, and mother of two young children, I often get asked for recommendations about great resources for families welcoming a new baby into their lives. I’m well aware...
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