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    Positive reinforcement - Put a cotton ball, marble, pom-pom, etc. in every time you catch your child being good. Do something special when it's full. This is exactly what I need instead of focusing on the bad.

    cut holes in lid of butter bowl. child pushes pom poms thru the holes (that are a little smaller than the pom pom). could add color matching circles to the lid.

    A list of 100 books every child should read

    behavior chart-- if they were good they got to move up...and if they were bad..they had to move down. If you made it down to the bottom you had to do a chore...if you got to the top you got a reward!! so easy!!!

    Slow down & make your child's day

    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. Really like this idea!

    OH MY GOSH!!!!!!Take a picture of your child while they are sleeping after they lost a tooth. Then, go to this website where theyll put the tooth fairy in the picture with them! Very cute. Ill have to remember this one day!

    What Does My Child Need to Learn? (Age 2- Grade 2 Learning Objectives)

    This I want to keep for future reference.. Some great ideas.

    I totally need a shirt like this- don't even care if it's for kids haha! "This girl runs on cupcakes and Jesus"

    Moms sure have busy lives...but have you ever noticed that if you don't take the time to challenge them with interesting games, they behave worse? Find some ways to nurture your child's active mind.

    Positive reinforcement - Put a cotton ball, marble, pom-pom, etc. in every time you catch your child being good. Do something special when it's full. This is exactly what I need instead of focusing on the bad.

    I'll remember this pin when the time comes...For Umbrella Stroller.

    Good website full of ideas for mom's with boys!

    Fun!

    Positive Discipline: Control Your Behavior- I take mommy time outs whenever I need them and my kids know that I need it to regroup and try again. Also, I always have modeled genuine apology when I make mistakes and leave my rational brain- it happens to us all!

    package up theme activities each month, and have it mailed to your kids. (this is the company that does it for you... i could do this myself. pretend its a gift from the toothfairy or something. take them on an educational adventure :)

    Encouraging Words - 27 phrases you can use instead of "good job." This list emphasizes the student's effort and positive choices. It's less about external praise and more about internal pride.

    How to teach your baby to swim by themselves, an activity list for 6-12 month olds.

    Christmas scriptures written behind each decoration wall

    Love this idea for movie time