Use the guest password option to set a daily wifi password for them to earn - if they want FB and Netflix on the iPod and nook. They will do chores. Such a good idea - need to remember this for when the kids are older!
Do your kids know what you mean when you tell them to clean their rooms? Help them make bedroom cleaning a part of their daily routines with a helpful checklist. DIY chore charts like this help develop independence in children
Great idea from another: "Mother & Child Mini Interview. Would be cute to do every year on your child's birthday. Put it in a binder with a letter to your dear one each year. Give them the binder when they are all grown up. This is soo sweet!
A point based chore chart for grounding. Assign points to the punishment and for chores around the house. To get ungrounded the child must complete chores. It could take a day or a month, it's up to your child! Seems like it would work SO much better than
Two Naps By Noon: Early Graduation Gift For Baby- write a letter to your child every year and add some money into each envelope and give it to your child when they graduate. They'll have 18 years worth of letters and money as a gift. Very creative.
25 manners for kids. I am surprised by the lack of manners these days! When I was growing up, it was an atrocity if you did not use your manners. I am thankful my children were taught these very manners, because my parents instilled them in me as well.