Making the Holidays More Successful with a Sensory Kiddo / 4th of July Sensory Survival Guide


Listen to this episode HERE on iTunes!
Listen to this episode HERE  on Spotify!
Listen to this episode HERE on Stitcher!


Welcome to episode 52 of The Sensory Project Show! Today, Rachel and Jessica are chatting about the 4th of July. This can be a stressful holiday due to the change in routine and fireworks. While some of our sensory kiddos LOVE this holiday, there are a lot of our kiddos who struggle significantly. In this episode, you will gain some valuable insight as to why our sensory kiddos struggle so much as well as the best part - strategies and tips to help your child (and you!) have a fun, successful 4th of July. Enjoy!


Want to join the next 30 Day Multi-Sensory Processing Challenge? Stay up to date by following @thesensoryprojectshow on Instagram!

Get access to our FREE handouts by subscribing to our weekly newsletter HERE!

Connect with us on Instagram and Facebook @thesensoryprojectshow

Email us your questions at

Share your videos and pictures with us so we can feature them on our Instagram!


Rachel Harrington, a pediatric Occupational Therapy Assistant and owner of The Sensory Project, along with Jessica Hill, a pediatric Occupational Therapy Assistant, health coach entrepreneur, and mother, answer your questions related to all things sensory, occupational therapy, parenting, self-care, nutrition, and health, from a therapist’s perspective. Providing raw, honest, fun ideas, and strategies, for parents and families to implement into daily life.


While we make every effort to share correct information, we are still learning. We will double check all of our facts but realize that medicine is a constantly changing science and art.  One doctor / therapist may have a different way of doing things from another. We are simply presenting our views and opinions on how to address common sensory challenges, health related difficulties and what we have found to be beneficial that will be as evidenced based as possible. By listening to this podcast, you agree not to use this podcast as medical advice to treat any medical condition in either yourself or your children. Consult your child’s pediatrician/ therapist for any medical issues that he or she may be having.  This entire disclaimer also applies to any guests or contributors to the podcast. Under no circumstances shall Rachel Harrington, The Sensory Project, LLC, Jessica Hill, or any guests or contributors to the podcast, as well as any employees, associates, or affiliates of The Sensory Project, LLC, be responsible for damages arising from use of the podcast.


This podcast should not be used in any legal capacity whatsoever, including but not limited to establishing “standard of care” in a legal sense or as a basis for expert witness testimony.  No guarantee is given regarding the accuracy of any statements or opinions made on the podcast.