I LOVE this!!! (Toys that are not picked up go in the ransom box and they have to pick a chore to complete to earn it back! A great lesson in personal responsibility.)

Toy ransom box to help motivate kids to pick up after themselves {on Stain Removal 101}

After the kiddos are done their regular chores they can pick a work for hire job to get money. GREAT IDEA!

Pick a punishment from the jar.

Kids Chores

Create a Restaurant Kit with all the essentials you need to eliminate the stress of dining out with kids. Keep it in the car, and you'll always be prepared! You'll find a full list of contents for babies and toddlers, as well as suggested contents for older kids.

The Uh Oh Bucket - You left it out MOM picked it up She's got your stuff you're out of LUCK to get it back must do a CHORE again it is yours just like before - Genius!!!!!

Make your children a working member of the success of the family by giving them age-appropriate chores for kids such as these.

35+ ideas for random acts of kindness to do with your children.

Even though I have a job, I still have chores at the house.

Make memory boxes for each kid. | 52 Meticulous Organizing Tips For The OCD Person In You

Holding Toys for Ransom: Kids must do chores to get them back. --You left it out, mom picked it up, she's got your stuff, you're out of luck, to get it back, must do a chore, again it is yours, just like before

Portable Activity Kit for Little Boys | Mama.Papa.Bubba..jpg

Great idea!

Ways for Kids To Earn Money Around the House. I especially love that these cards have step-by-step directions for the kids!

10 Ways to Keep a Toddler Busy (without buying new toys) — Some good ideas for encouraging motor skills!! :)

choice of chores for allowance.

New Research Shows that Kids With Patient Moms Have Larger Hippocampus (Area of the Brain). But What is a Mom to Do if the Kids Constantly Fight and Whine? Child expert gives ideas on keeping your cool...sooooo hard sometimes!

8 items and 50 things of what to do with them. The perfect "carry along Pocket playground" for parents.

Ice Cream kids toy. Fun!

25 DIY Toys to make Learning fun! #homeschool