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great advice

Some parents love to spend time with their children and some only want to spend time with one or neither. Sometimes parents forget to spend time with their children.One can only hope that every child is loved.

Discipline, not punishment

Discipline is helping a child solve a problem. Punishment is making a child suffer for having a problem. To raise problem solvers, focus on solutions not retribution. Knost (image only;

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"If children live with ." ~Children Learn What they Live~ poem by Dorothy Law Nolte

10 Ways to Love: Listen without interrupting ~ Speak without accusing ~ Give without sparing ~ Pray without cleansing ~ Answer without arguing ~ Share without pretending ~ Enjoy without complaint ~ Trust without Wavering ~ Forgiving without punishing ~ Promise without forgetting

10 Ways To Love.do at least 5 and your marriage and your family will be the better for it.

"I Have 5 Kids. . . So What?" Great post about what not to say to the momma of a larger family

If you think my hands are full you should see my heart. (I love to say this when people say I have my hands full with my energetic boys;


Parenting-if you want your children to turn out well, spend twice as much time and half as much money.

To my children! Been a long road for us the last couple of years... We have been thru a lot, but I feel good about the path we are going down now...no more surviving to just get by for the day! Living now...to fill our days! Happy mom

i never thought i would be a mommy but now i have the best lil man int he world and a baby girl on the way and i love every minute of being a mommy

Always Listen

"Listen earnestly to anything your children want to tell you, no matter what. If you don't listen eagerly to the little stuff when they are little, they won't tell you the big stuff when they are big, because to them all of it has always been big stuff.