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    10 compliments your kids need to hear: Children look to their moms for encouragement. Compliments go a long way in giving our kids the boost they need. 1. Compliment their character. We live in a world where integrity is neither consistently taught nor widely expected. When our children demonstrate honesty, kindness, trustworthiness and reliability, that’s a great time to take them aside and offer a sincere compliment. 2. Compliment obedience and respect. It’s too ea...

    They're simple. You and I do them every day - - but this after school checklist will helpfully remind my kids what needs to be done when they walk in the door from a long day at the "office".

    If more people knew how to do all of these things well before adult life, it would make the adjustment a lot easier. (this is quite a list. )

    Positive Parents: Consequences That Teach

    How to Discipline Your Child: Effective Consequences for Children Who Don't Listen - "You can’t punish a kid into better behavior. So while it’s certainly tempting, taking everything away from your child is unlikely to be effective." Learn some parenting techniques that might actually work from Megan Devine, LCPC. For more Pins on parenting difficult kids, see: www.pinterest.com...

    The Interrupt Rule - Genius idea to teaching kids how to get your attention appropriately without interrupting.

    EIGHTEEN WAYS TO AVOID POWER STRUGGLES--really great advice as I definately have a strong willed child

    21 Creative Consequences for Toddlers

    The How To Mom: how to fix your child's attitude

    A great way to document all the milestones of a child's 1st year of life.

    I am SO doing this!!! A hilarious list of things one mom uses when her kids leave their stuff out all over the house. Seems like a lot more fun than nagging

    20 Questions to ask your children when you're putting them to bed to help develop your relationship * Great questions!

    10 things not to say to your kids. How to communicate more effectively with children

    Such a great list

    I really liked this list (a reminder that kids can do more)

    10 Things Children Will Always Remember and that we should never forget... loved reading this post, these are the things I remember from my childhood and I hope my girls have these special memories too :)

    How to tie shoes... Magic fingers method! So awesome!

    Love this page for apps for the grandkids.

    I must have one for my 2nd child

    10 manners every kid should learn. Love this.