This woman kept a journal for each of her children. She filled the journal with letters and thoughts she had about them. She started each journal the day she found out she was pregnant. She gave each child their journals the day they moved out.
Keeping Memory Journals for Your Kids
Use a memory journal to record special moments as your child grows, then give it to them when they graduate. A great idea to preserve memories and way better than keeping a baby book!
How to Be a Good Parent: What Previous Generations Knew
Good Parenting Habits from Previous Generations – Interesting thoughts on three basic parenting practices that stop childhood obesity, ADD, etc., all things that were considered normal just a generation ago.
How to Structure the Day for a Toddler
Future Family: Structuring the Day for a Toddler - good article. *Pinning this again because it changed my life!* my 2 year old now finally takes a nap everyday and goes to bed at the same time every night.repetition and patience is the key.
"Why I Didn't Rebel"--a 19-year-old explains
A 19 Year Old explains why she didn't rebel as a teen ( I pray and hope w all my heart I can be a great parent and raise my baby like this) check it sesters
DIY your photo charms, compatible with Pandora bracelets. Make your gifts special. Make your life special! Letters to my Son Baby Keepsake Gift To My Son by MisterScribbles
32 Random Acts of Kindness to do with kids. i almost cried reading this and thinking how nice it would be to do all these things :) Need to have the kids pick and do at least one similar thing a week- the world needs more random acts of kindness
Cute idea for every time you measure your child…
Adorable idea- every time you measure your child, write down what they want to be when they grow up. Wish I had been doing this! **i love this very new spin on an old idea that i otherwise probably wouldn't have done
A mother saved all the things she found in her son's pockets when doing the laundry. She gave him this lamp with all things found as a wedding gift ~ such an AWESOME idea! (my son would need a much bigger lamp!
Clipboard Chore Chart - This is a great idea. Clipboards for chores right in plain sight. They get a "bonus buck" for completing the tasks without being asked. I've been looking for a good chore chart idea and I just found it!