Game for teaching manners. "My kids beg me to play this game. Mom and dad always lose; our kids now have better manners than we do." Designed for table manners but could be adapted for use in other places!
7 chores your kids should be doing. It is best for them to clean their own room (no matter how clean it actually gets) or make their own lunch or learn to entertain themselves. Teach them to be self sufficient and support them!
5 Reasons Kids Lie: How to Teach them to be Honest. There are some really interesting thoughts here that make you take a step back to think about honesty and why kids might lie (or appear to be lying).
An AWESOME LIST OF AFFIRMATIONS! Parental affirmation is vital to the healthy emotional development of our children. This list of phrases will encourage every child who hears them from a sincere parent.
No parent ever likes to come to the realization that THEY are the problem. But my kids are too important to carry that pride. I had to STOP doing the things that were causing sibling rivalry and start giving them the tools to actuall
building self esteem in kids - setting kids up for success
Are you tired of "because of said so"? Do you find yourself wishing that your children would actually WANT to obey? Teaching obedience isn't easy, but it is possible. You'll love the tools, tips, and encouragement.
What's Wrong With Controlling Our Children? - The Better Mom I had this ideal in my head of myself as a mother and how my children would respond to me. When they didn’t do what I told them to with good attitudes and in good time, I didn’t know what to do.