Love this idea for 4 generations.
Because i WILL have polite children....list of manners to teach kids by age group. these are really good esp. the table manners and patience.
Worth reading- this girl completed 38 "random acts of kindness" on her birthday to celebrate her 38th birthday. There are a ton of great ideas on here and you can't read without getting a little teary-eyed and wanting to do the same thing.
date ideas for moms and sons
I LOVE THIS: take a picture of your child each year against a blank wall and then use photoshop elements to list the things that your child loves most at that time
Teach Me to Serve: 99 Ways Preschoolers Can Learn to Serve and Bless Others
10 Things Not to Say to Your Kids- great advice on how to re-phrase common parenting statements.
Random Acts of Kindness Summer
Good idea for teaching kids to help others: homeless goodie bags to give out when you see people in need.
Teach children strategies for self-control and you’ll be amazed with how quickly they learn to manage intense emotions. Ages 4-12.