Outstanding and super fun ideas! Makes me wish I could stay at home with my boy everyday. 75 Things to do with your kids. Traditions they will remember. Someone wrote: "Best list I've ever seen! So many things I'd never heard or thought of!
Calm Down Jar - A creative approach to time-out. Child first shakes the jar to get their frustrations out, then they're asked to wait until the glitter has all settled on the bottom. That's when time-out is over. The kids can even make the timeout jar.
List of chores by age and how to SIMPLY organize them w/o a chore chart. (easy for kids & parents). note cards in a basket that they pick from. One a day in addition to daily responsibilities, 2 on weekends, more for punishments. by elba
13 Ways to Raise Kids who know they are not entitled to stuff. And awesome to remind ourselves some of these things.hard to do sometimes when one child has another parent that makes them believe they are entitled to everything!
Do you have whining kids? This method for stopping your child's whining has worked for three generations in my family! Read this post to find out this simple effective way to put a stop to the whining in your house!
No More Sibling Rivalry! Successful Parenting Secrets.
Game for teaching manners. "My kids beg me to play this game. Mom and dad always lose; our kids now have better manners than we do." Designed for table manners but could be adapted for use in other places!
On bday, dad gives a half heart necklace and kept half of it. Her half is attached to her bouquet on her wedding day. At the reception, dad surprises couple by giving his half to the groom. He passes down the responsibility of holding on to her heart.
24 Ways to Prepare Your Young Man to Become a Gentleman
Consequences That Work. "Parents can set kids up for sincere reconciliation.Restitution consequences encourage personal responsibility and usually end with one child feeling cared for and the other feeling caring.
Especially the morning activities. Afternoon may be a little too much for my lazy kids. A list of daily morning activities/tasks for the kids during summer break to keep their bodies and brains active and their house clean.