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Blessing ideas

Practical ways to live the Blessing with your kids!


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Blessing ideas

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Find out more about this months way to Bring the Blessing home at www.TheBlessingEx...

Check out this blog post - great Mother's Day read!!!

Consequences That Actually Work! (Part 3) "Forced apologies don’t teach true remorse and reconciliation. Parents can set kids up for sincere reconciliation.

Random Acts of Kindness

Thinking Outside Yourself -100 Random Acts of Kindness for Christmas.

25 names of Jesus for 25 days of Christmas ornaments. 1 to hang each day and talk about why we refer to Jesus by that particular name.

Communicate Respect

Lewis has such an incredible way of stating truth. You bless others not by putting yourself down but focusing outside yourself. What a mind and writing God gave us.

Father's Day Crafts

Main feature of his works is not simply the creation of miniatures in bottles, but rather using of miniature bottles. Wow. Would this be a great "small way" to bless your spouse or what?

Part of "genuine commitment" (the 5th element of the Blessing) is learned through taking responsibility - Great ideas for little ones!

helpful tips on tantrums - Most are behavior mod but still really good during the tantrum "crisis" time - I'd add two. Look for the "need behind the deed." They're crying at 10pm at Walmart... maybe they're tired? And PRAY for your child each night. Your patience level to love and Bless them can really help at tantrum time

www.earlychildhoo... - Sure it costs a lot to raise and Bless a child -- even IQ points! -- but they're worth it!!

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21 creative consequences . . . these are fantastic! I particularly like the "Take the door off the hinges" suggestion!

americana - We are blessed to be in a country that gives us the freedoms we have to love Him and our family!

Adorable - You'd have to be married to an artist, but wow. Makes the snow angels my wife and I have done look... shabby. Great idea.

Use hair spray and glitter to make tooth fairy money. Cool article on "I lost a tooth" traditions. A special event for a child where we can also build in the Blessing -- valuing that lost tooth and prayer for a special future!

Yes, uh huh... when we weren't scared to eat raw eggs in the batter. I remember those days -- like the time I did chocolate face painting with the girls. Great baking memories

Dog Rules - Man does this reflect our family rules for dogs! I do think the Lord pictures our need for unconditional acceptance and "blessing" in those pesky pets He gives us

Teaching kids about money - OK, the government may struggle with budgeting on a national level - but a really good guide for Blessing kids by teaching them age appropriate money tips -- Just add "tithing" and it hits most bases!

Temporary tattoos for kids...when you are on vacation, or amusement park. Provides ID/contact info if lost. I know - I know - tattoo your kid? But it's temporary. It's a way to express "high value" for a kid - Forearm best???

drive in movie night - OK, I'm sharing this with our StrongFamilies class as a GREAT summer idea! I'm even old enough to remember "real" Drive In's!

Great article on the Problem of Entitlement- You "bless" kids when you add discipline and responsibility to their lives! Great blog and article

awwww - Why didn't we think of this!

Year you met, year you were married. Love this. - Wow! Great idea!