A CUP OF JO: Motherhood Mondays: How to talk to little girls (post about an article how to talk to little girls by Lisa Bloom. Which encourages adults to ask little girls about ideas and books instead of complimenting their looks)
"If you've told a child a thousand times & the child still does not understand it is not the child who is the slow learner." again, you have to understand the deepest heart of your chidren, feel what they feel.
daddys little girl pose
In a 1933 letter to his only child, Frances Scott “Scottie” Fitzgerald, the Great Gatsby author penned a poignant list of things the girl should “worry” and “not worry” about.
Parenting Advice: How to Handle "Backtalk" and Why! Great for parents & educators dealing with behavioral problems
SHUT UP! This site will knock your socks off. This website is very dangerous for my wallet. Super cute SUPER cheap girl clothes, a moms dream site for her little girl
25 Rules for Mothers and Daughters.This is so beautiful. My mother did all these things for me and I would like to do the same for my daughter one day
Setting Up a Calm Down Corner for Toddlers and Preschoolers
10 things to stop saying to kids (and what to say instead). Very good words that every teacher and parent should know! Really good ideas for all parents.
Finding Joy Through a Child's Eyes
Feel like your family is spending too much time on all of their different devices? Want to limit screen time and have more fun as a family? This family shares 20 fun activities that limit screen time and strengthen a family!
Kids watch and model their parents all the time. Good article to remind us what our kids can learn from our marriage! HomeWord - 10 Things Kids Learn From Their Parents' Marriage
For the Parents on my friend's list: 10 Things To Teach Your Kids Before Their First Date. This is such a good list, 10 things for both boys and girls. I especially loved the boy list. Wish more parents of boys would teach them these things.
7 Motherhood Ideas: Movie Night Interviews Lunch Dates Mother's Day Letters Clean Ten Late Nights Happies and Sads
practical tips for intentional parenting
Children thrive on repetition and routine. schedule in 15 min per kid per day just for play. Each month on the number of their birthdate, each child gets a special date night.
10 Things Not to Say to Your Kids
10 Things Not to Say to a Child -- great advice on how to re-phrase common parenting statements to be more positive and productive - wow . These are fantastic tips! These also apply to being a better communicative teacher!
7 Cheap and Creative Dating Ideas for Teens
8 tips for how to talk to your kids about sex and intimacy. I was actually surprised with how good this article is. It touched on the beauty of waiting until marriage and gave ways to help your kids feel comfortable about discussing these topics with you.