This would make a great shower gift with idea attached. Secretly have every teacher (from k to senior year.or just the high school years) sign this book, and give to your child as a surprise on their graduation.
Time Out Jar. The goal is that when they are feeling out of control, they shake the jar, then sit and watch the glitter settle in the water. When the glitter settles, they can get up. A more positive spin on time out. Adults can use Time outs too.
Another pinner says: Refrigerator snack bin. Kids want a snack? Tell 'em to hit up the bin and pick one thing. This has made getting a snack so much easier at our house! She is now choosing the healthy snacks because they are in her bin.
rush to their envelopes to see what we've written. The notes are sometimes a simple observation of a charitable act or a quick drawing to make them laugh. force ourselves to take a minute each evening to think about why we love our children" sweet idea.
Great for Kids. maybe the 5 Gift Rule. 1 Thing for them to GIVE.I like the 5 gift rule. My family is for sure going to give to others on the holidays and it might become the 6 gift rule: 2 things they read.cuz we will be a family of readers :)
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