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Dealing with Sibling Fighting and Rudeness

Dealing with Sibling Fighting and Rudeness {from a Christian perspective} raising children, kids, #kids parenting

A Parenting Moment: Are you raising me to DO good? Not just BE good?

Are you raising me to DO good? Not just BE good? Article on steps to encourage your children to do good in the world around them.

When my daughter Ella was in fourth grade, she got in the car one day after school and announced her plan to run for student council. At her school each class has a representative, and I was thrilled she planned to put her name in the hat. Even if she didn't win, it would be a good experience. She told me almost every girl in her class was running, as well as one or two boys. As kindly as possible, I mentioned the boys might have an advantage since the girl votes could be split, as…

How to Help an Angry Child Calm Down PLUS 8 Calming Tools to do ANYWHERE

Tips for Calming the Angry Child: Why it's ok to be upset, and how we can help our kids learn to calm themselves anywhere!

Teaching Your Child to Be Organized

If you feel like you spend the majority of your day picking up after your kids, you're not alone! We asked 25 moms to share their tips for encouraging (and teaching) kids to be organized.