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Some of my favorites: 17. Fill a basket in the fridge with simple, healthy, kid-friendly snacks. Let the kids pick their own snack from the basket at snack time. 21. Label toy baskets and clothing drawers with pictures instead of words for pre-readers. 22. Confiscate any toys that they fight over. Consider donating them to your church nursery or a local pregnancy crisis center. Simplified Life, Good Ideas, Kids Stuff, Kids Par, Kids Families, Imperfect Homemaking, Awesome Lists, Parents Stuff, Things To Do
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I love this idea for helping to motivate kids to help out with the extra chores that get missed most of the time
Love this list! I can now refer parents here when they ask me instead of trying to recite all the readiness skills.