Starting with age 5, have a family rule that your child makes their bed every day--and then don't fix their work. Let them struggle and feel proud of their efforts--you'll be surprised how quickly they get good at it! It will be a habit before long and your home will be neater, too! * This post has 100+ ideas to help you tame the chaos in your home (and your life)--this is just one tip! #organize #harvardhomemaker
Plastic organizer for kids clothes...do laundry, set up outfits and you're good to go for the week! Helps kids dress themselves and learn days of the week. 30 Organization Tips, Tricks and Ideas That Will Make You Go Ah-ha!
Great idea for your own kids or as a baby gift--a file box that contains already-made hanging folders for a child's entire life until high school graduation! That way, all that's left to do is put important papers inside, and it makes a sweet and useful gift to give the child when he/she leaves home! I've made one for our child, and now I'm just impatient to find things to put in it!
New Research Shows that Kids With Patient Moms Have Larger Hippocampus (Area of the Brain). But What is a Mom to Do if the Kids Constantly Fight and Whine? Child expert gives ideas on keeping your cool