Fun Ways to Give Money as a Gift! A bunch of Super cute ideas here!
mini bagel, fruit, veggies, cheese, sauce, and ham - make your own pizza!
30 Ways to Raise Confident Kids -- I love the "Don't Embarrass", "Manners", "Hard Work" and "Pick Good Friends" points. There are some good ideas here .
Use shower baskets to stick to the window on road trips to hold markers and such
Like this better than kids getting paid for regular chores. And not forcing them to do it, whichever kid wants the money will do it.
COOL: Saying "This is how I contribute to my family" instead of calling them "chores". Links to FREE Downloadable Chore Chart you can personalize.
How to get kids to clean without being asked FREE printable chart
instead of saying "don't argue with me" say..."I know you want my answer to be different, but it will not change." THIS IS SO WONDERFUL.
Do everything without whining, complaining or arguing. Every one has their own jar. Start off the week with a set amount of quarters in each jar. If they are caught whining or complaining, they lose a quarter. At the end of the week, they get the money that remains.
Quote bubbles in frames, use a dry erase marker to write funny things your kids say. When you are ready to switch the quotes, have the child take a picture with their quote and make a photo book of quotes.
Folding Craft Stick Books of the Bible Memory Game
"This website has really interesting writing prompts. Great for kid journals
Project Snowman Game. Give teams of kids toilet paper and winter accessories to have a indoor snaowman building contest. Good winter birthday idea.
whole brain teaching - help with writing
The Teaching Thief: Fiction Friday - great list of books! Book list for O for her 40