Calm Down Jar - A creative approach to time-out. Child first shakes the jar to get their frustrations out, then they're asked to wait until the glitter has all settled on the bottom. That's when time-out is over.
Cloud Dough - (the stuff at hands on museums) 8 cups flour & 1 cup baby oil. It feels like flour as you run your fingers through it, but it's mold-able. A wonderful sensory activity for children. So cool
10 Habits to Strengthen Your Relationship with Your Child. Pinner says: TRULY SOME OF THE BEST PARENTING ADVICE I HAVE EVER COME ACROSS. A MUST READ! ...That connection is also the only reason children willingly follow our rules. Kids who feel strongly connected to their parents WANT to cooperate.