We have one of these and someone put a piece of a popsicle stick and wrote "Rock Concert" - Love Rock Art.Garden Trinkets - Awesome Ideas, Projects and Tutorials! Including, from 'instructables', this creative 'garden thing' project with rocks.
25 manners for kids. I am surprised by the lack of manners these days! When I was growing up, it was an atrocity if you did not use your manners. I am thankful my children were taught these very manners, because my parents instilled them in me as well.
66 Positive Things You Should Be Saying to Your Child
66 Positive Things You Should Be Saying to Your Child Whether you want to tell them how great they were at their soccer game, or how much you love spending time with them, here are 66 positive and encouraging things to say to your child on a daily basis.
The Day I Realized I Was Bullying My Kids - and how I got out of the yelling cycle
The Day I Realized I was Bullying My Kids. This is such an important thing to read about and change if we need to! Love the idea of this verbal cue to help family's communication to be better, even if you don't yell at each other.
So going to institute this 'Clean your room' check list for kids! Laminate and use a dry erase marker. =) No more checking and rechecking - "Is my room clean yet, Mom?" Don't call me until the checklist is complete :)
When your kid is grumpy, moody, or angry, use these miracle phrases to reconnect. Thanks to these parenting tips, you'll have a healthier (and closer) relationship with your child. Includes a free printable cheat sheet with bonus phrases!