temper tantrums *my fav was "SERVE AS A COACH:" Help her understand her emotions, help her honor them, & release them/ move to the next 1 w/ ease. & "DEFINE PEACE:" --Pretty sure I've never thought about helping K2 honor her emotions I love the word HONOR here & think I will find a way to Biblically bring it into our model of parenting. I did NOT like the meditate/new age references that are not Biblically based
10 ways to spend memorable time with your kids on the cheap - My favorites are having something unexpected for dinner (i might substitute the chocolate fondue for a waffle parfait kinda thing with whipped cream and fruit...) and "Have lunch UNDER the table!"
Be kind to your kids, because they have feelings too. So that they can grow up, and show the same kindness towards everyone they meet, and their families. Your kindness today will help them develop necessary coping skills for the rest of their lives.