Love this idea: bored jar: if a kid complains of boredom they have to pick a slip & do the activity, good or bad. it might be going for ice cream, it might be cleaning their room. This would even be good for adults! I want a bored jar!
20 ways to fill your child's love tank on their birthday
20 ways to celebrate your child on their birthday. The energy I used to spend on big birthday parties is now spent on one simple thing.making my child feel extremely loved and special on their birthday. Here are some unique ways we've done that.
Good idea for memories over the school years. Make one for each child and then add hanging folders that say "Pre-K through grade." Save things that come home during each school year (report cards, drawings, certificates, good grades, etc.