For Emma & Ben
A collections of the things that remind me of or that I want to share with my children, Emma and Benjamin.
I love this idea! Put a timer on a lamp in your child's room. Set it to where it will turn the lamp on at whatever time they're allowed to get up. Teach them they can't get up until the lamp turns on. :-) A much cheaper alternative to another nightlight I've seen.
Cut-off denim shorts are one of my Spring and Summer style staples. They're also really easy to DIY (make) yourself using an old pair of jeans, scissors, sand paper and some bleach and water if you want to lighten them! In this quickie tutorial I show you the quick and easy step by step to getting the perfect pair of distressed denim shorts! Ch...
Great Grandma gift and fun project to do with kids. Take photos, cut them out and glue onto white paper. Then photo copy onto transparency paper, cut out image and roll it up so that it can fit into the top of a soap bottle. Fill with clear soap. This is so fun! :)
Notes from the Elf - DIY printable note cards. Your elf can leave notes apologizing for messes, organizing holiday activities, revealing clues for stuff she's hidden, and monitoring children's behavior. Such a fun way to create lasting holiday memories.
LOVE THIS!!!!! Clutter Busting Game using ping pong balls-Each person chooses a ball, completes the task, then chooses another one. After 30 minutes, whoever has the most balls gets a prize -- like a no-chores day, or gets to pick a movie. - Such a great idea!"
25 Manners Kids Should Know #1: When asking for something, say "Please." #2: When receiving something, say "Thank you." #3: Do not interrupt grown-ups who are speaking with each other unless there is an emergency. They will notice you and respond when they are finished talking. #4: If you do need to get somebody's attention right away, the phrase "excuse me" is the most polite way for you to enter the conversation. #5: When you have any doubt about doing something, ask permission first. It...