What place does bickering have in a Christian home? None, really at all. Here are a few strong steps to remove it and replace with loving, kind words instead. Taking Radical Steps to Banish Bickering From Our Home
32 Random Acts of Kindness to do with kids. Even if you don't do the exact activities, this is a GREAT starting place for ideas, and I love the theme and effort put forth to teach children the importance (and fun!) of kindness.
A letter To My Son: "Expectations On Dating." This has beautiful advice. The mother who wrote the letter begins taking her sons on dates when they are five - to teach them how to date. Dads could do the same with the daughters. A great read!
THIS IS AMAZING!!!!! For all the art you don't want to toss...Plum Print will take your kids' paintings, doodles, and construction paper creations and turn it all into an absolutely gorgeous coffee table book from children's artwork. The company professionally digitizes as few as 20 pieces of art--or as many as 220--and arranges them onto high-quality paper. You provide a book title and, if you'd like, a photo of your child with a short caption. Read more:
How I get my kids to clean their room: 8 simple battle strategies. Very interesting article about one moms battle to get her kids to keep their room clean, and the 8 strategies that have worked for her.