All posts by: Jean

About Jean
Jean Nicol is the Inventor and Patents owner for The Eating Game. She is the owner of the business EYECAN CREATIONS Publications, the home base for all business related to The Eating Game. Jean is a retired Special Education Teacher who is a very passionate autism advocate. Her inspiration for creating The Eating Game was an autistic boy whose family wanted the best for him, starting with good health promoted by healthy eating. The Eating Game accomplished that for him and now many more children and their families around the world. Learn more at http://theeatinggame.ca/ Jean enjoys contact with Eating Game users and will reply to emails as quickly as she can to answer any questions or concerns.
January 12, 2018

A Few of My Favorite Sites

I would like to share some of my favorite sites and products with you and will regularly update this blog post by adding more linkable images to the main blog page. You will notice a series of images down the right sidebar of the main Blog Page, below the Blog Categories and Recent Posts. Each […]

NEWS
January 12, 2018

NEW ! Eater’s Choice for Children

In response to requests, we have created Eater’s Choice Daily Meal Planners for Children. We will now add two more packages to this line of products: Children ages 4 – 8 years and Children ages 9 – 13 years. Many children with autism respond very positively to visual supports and as Temple Grandin has explained […]

NEWS
January 12, 2018

THE EATING GAME LINE OF PRODUCTS

In 2007 The Original Eating Game was created and is still available as The Eating Game with artist food pictures. This product comes to you in a 3 – ring binder, 5 meal planning charts from ages 2 – 18 and food pictures in 4 color coded (to match charts) food groups. All materials are laminated […]

The Eating Game
January 11, 2018

GOING BEYOND THE MEAL PLANNING!

If you have a child who is a picky eater, I highly recommend you try The Eating Game. I did with Emilio and he absolutely loves it. What’s great about The Eating Game is that it allows the child to create their own daily menu in a fun and game styled fashion. But The Eating […]

Professionals' Testimonials
January 11, 2018

LET KIDS TAKE CONTROL!

  We like the Eating Game in our house, all four of my kids are benefiting. It helps me, mindful of good food choices, to eat well also. The Eating Game should be ready for any home dinner routine, and in all schools. A healthy nutritious fun game that adds happy, nothing better than that. […]

Parents' Testimonials
January 11, 2018

GET A BALANCED DIET!

The Eating Game is a wonderfully autism-friendly (visual, logical) approach to helping children achieve a more balanced diet. It’s NOT just for children with autism – other children love it too – I can attest to that as well        Dr. Heather MacKenzie; The Autistic Child’s Guide, Self Regulation in Everyday Life, spark-kids.ca

Professionals' Testimonials
January 11, 2018

KIDS LOVE IT ~ IT WORKS!

The Eating Game was developed by my friend Jean Nicol who has many years of experience working with children with autism and has been a champion  advocate for families. She is well recognized for her knowledge in the world of autism and she developed this amazing tool to assist with managing eating issues for an […]

Professionals' Testimonials
January 11, 2018

NUTRITION PROGRAM FOR KIDS

The Eating Game has arrived! We ordered the DIY Kit, so assembly is done at home. Shipping took one week and the quality is great. Stay tuned for highlights from our adventure with this nutrition program for kids with autism. Natural and Friendly Healing of Autism

Professionals' Testimonials
January 11, 2018

A BIG SENSE OF PRIDE

He loves the help of planning what he wants to try and taste. The game really puts it into their hands and that gives them a big sense of pride and accomplishment. Thank you again for all that you have been doing. It’s a great game!!!! Melinda Kuhn Taubman, mom of a 13 year old […]

Parents' Testimonials
January 11, 2018

HE ABSOLUTELY LOVES IT

Ohhh I’m so excited! Look what I received in the mail today. Jean Nicol thank you so much! I can’t wait to try this with Emilio! #awesome It’s fabulous! The pictures are all color coded – Vegetable/Fruit – Grain Products – Milk & Alternatives -Meat & Alternatives. It comes with a menu planner with Velcro […]

Parents' Testimonials