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LOVE THIS!!!!! Clutter Busting Game using ping pong balls-Each person chooses a ball, completes the task, then chooses another one. After 30 minutes, whoever has the most balls gets a prize -- like a no-chores day, or gets to pick a movie. - Such a great idea!

Internet Safety for Kids and Teens. This is a quick cheat sheet for non-techie parents who care about keeping their kids safer online. It takes about 30 - 45 minutes to make these simple changes.

If only more people took time to do this for their children!!! another pinner said: "What I love is that each morning, Charlotte and Amelia rush to their envelopes to see what we've written. The notes are sometimes a simple observation of a charitable act or a quick drawing to make them laugh. I love that Charles and I force ourselves to take a minute each evening to think about why we love our children. It's my version of Oprah's gratitude journal.

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. 365 days of good memories

Start on January 1st with an empty jar. Throughout the year write the good things that happened to you on little pieces of paper. On December 31st, open the jar and read all the amazing things that happened to you that year.

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Do I hear 1,000?

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Lots of really good ideas for road trips. Some of these are freakin' brilliant!

neat rewards system...31 quarters in the jar at the beginning of the month, every day that they do not do their chores, they lose a quarter. Whatever is left at the end of the month they exchange for cash and the quarter jar is refilled. We decided not to do "allowance" for chores, but rather teach chores/responsibilities as how they contribute to our family. If they don't contribute, they don't have privileges.

A fun family cleaning game. Do you have any fun ways you get your kids involved with cleaning at your house?

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Cleaning Schedule Architecture: Building One that Works for You

Maybe some day I can follow a chores chart like this.

The mom picked a scripture for each child that she prayed over them for an entire year. She traced their hand, wrote the scripture on it, laminated it, and placed it in her Bible. I am SO doing this!

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50 Ways to Re-purpose and Reuse Glass Jars {Saturday Inspiration & Ideas

job chore jar

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Tips for Cleaning House with Young Children in Tow

Tips for Cleaning House with Young Children in Tow: 4 ways to make cleaning time fun, ideas for tasks young children can do and advice for keeping them engaged and interested.