Great article on the Problem of Entitlement
Great version of a chore chart. Made for Madeline to help her clean up her room. Ours is not so fancy... just a clean paint-stirring stick with clothespins on it... but has been effective to help her tackle the giant messes she creates in her room. Each clothespin is for a category for her to clean up (dress-up clothes, stuffed animals, books, etc). Once all items from that category are picked up/put away, she moves the pin from the "to-do" side to the "done" side.
101 ideas for "I'm Bored" Jar ... love this idea!
Motherhood Ideas: 1. Movie Night: every Friday 2. Interviews: ask family questions, figure out goals 3. Lunch Dates: Once a month take child out of school lunch for a date 4. Mother's Day Letters: Write love letter to child each year 5. Clean Ten: When things get cluttered, say "clean 10" and everyone picks up 10 things 6. Late Nights: Each kid gets 1 night a week to stay up 15 mins later for 1 on 1 attention time 7. Happies and Sads: At dinner take turns saying best part of day and worst
Love this! 7 Ways to get closer to your kids and be a more efficient mom. So cute. I want to start these now!
75 Things to do with your kids (many are FREE)..Traditions they will remember. One of the best lists I've seen.
101 Toddler Activities on Road Trips! Need to remember this for vacation.
Simple sewing projects for kids - beautiful things even complete beginners can make