Guidelines for Manners
I can often be heard saying "Mind your p's and q's" to my kids before they go anywhere. Thank you Mom for saying that 910393472 times so now I've passed ....
Learning Styles: Why "One Size Fits All" Doesn't Work - Integrated Learning Strategies
How to help your child find the right learning styles to enhance their potential in school and to prep the brain for higher learning. Learning is unique and different for each child.
The Best Gratitude Scavenger Hunt for Kids and Adults - Natural Beach Living
The Best Gratitude Scavenger Hunt for Kids and Adults, This is a fun way to teach kids about Gratitude and being grateful for the little things in life and the Big things, Gratitude Activities everyone will enjoy! Gratitude List Printable, Being Thankful, Mindfulness, Kindness, Teaching Kindness for Kids and Adults, Developing an attitude of Gratitude are the best ways to bring peace to your life, Acts of Kindness, Random acts of kindness ideas, #gratitude #grateful #kindness
Mental Health America on Twitter
“It’s hard to know how to approach a young person who is struggling with issues you may not understand or relate to. However, it’s important not to ignore it. Here's a great list of questions to get an important conversation started via @herviewfromhome. #BackToSchool”
10 Daily Sanity-Saving Habits for Moms - Inspire the Mom
Looking to bring the stress of motherhood down to a more manageable level? Try incorporating some daily, sanity-saving habits.
Why Your Kids NEED To Do Chores To Succeed In Life
Is your goal to raise children that are independent with good character and values? Research supports the importance of daily chores and responsibilities and the positive impact they have on a family. Wondering what age to start assigning tasks? Need ideas to get started? The Importance of Chores for Children (Printable Chore Chart Included) #printable #chorechart #parenting #kids
Reactions vs. Responses
If you want your child to receive your logical and reasonable suggestions, you first have to make a heart-based connection. Here's how...
It’s Release Day!
Dear friends, Let me begin with THANK YOU! Thank you for reading my blog and newspaper column. Thank you for sharing my stories. Thank you for making this blog post for teen girls go viral and setting in motion a dream come true when Thomas Nelson, one of the world's largest Christian publishers, asked if I'd be interested in turning that post into a book. Clearly I said,
CONFLICT RESOLUTION: Social Skills School Counseling Lesson | Digital SEL
Conflict Resolution School Counseling Guidance Lesson_Tips for Kids on how to Deal with Conflict
18 Effective De-Escalation Strategies For Defusing Meltdowns
These effective de-escalation strategies help parents, or caregivers, defuse meltdowns & outbursts in children. These de-escalation strategies will....
Look At This Discipline Cheat Sheet And Try Not To LOL
Check out this cumbersome discipline cheat sheet and imagine trying to use it in the heat of a kid meltdown. Not gonna happen.
Parenting Hacks To Simplify Your Family Life - Beenke
Parenting and Inspiration Shortcuts #10: Positive parenting: seven things you can say instead of "no!". Get your daily source of awesome life hacks and parenting tips! CLICK NOW to discover more Mom Hacks. #beenke #MomShortcuts #MomHacks #LifeHack #ParentingHacks
Negative Mom Thoughts
What is it about moms that we compare ourselves to others and then decide we don't measure up? Why do we focus on the negative of our parenting? I know I have plenty of negatives as a parent--I don't cook frequently for my kids. I don't make elaborate crafts with them or cut their sandwiches into cool shapes. I haven't taught my 9 year old how to ride a bike (I've tried a few times and we've both ended up frustrated with the other and gave up). In the mornings, I rush them and get aggravated…