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This is so true... we need to give kids responsibilities, and teach them to do unto others as you would have them do to you!
Great article on the Problem of Entitlement, teaching children to serve @Compassion International International | #itsaboutgiving "Once upon a time it was normal for kids to say, “please” and “thank you”, and they were conscious that they were contributors to the welfare of others. They now generally say, “I deserve what I want, when I want it, without earning it, and I’m bitter if I don’t get it”. They believe the world is theirs to manipulate for their own pleasurable purposes."
Great article on giving kids real responsibility and why. Instead of growing up to believe they are here for others, kids grow up to believe that others are here for them.
Great article on the Problem of Entitlement-such an important thing to teach kids. otherwise they grow up to be brats
My kids are going to know what the word "work" means. And LOVE it.
As soon as your kids are capable of doing jobs, take the time to teach them to do the jobs and then gracefully hold them responsible to follow through!
How to teach responsibility to the kids
That's what you do for whom you love.
This is so true: Stop doing stuff for your kids that they can do for themselves.
Great blog post about how we are raising generations of entitled people, and practical ways to STOP NOW, at the root of the problem - at home.
Fifteen Minutes Outside: 365 Ways to Get Out Of the House and Connect With Your Kids
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I'm going to need to read this...as soon as I'm finished cleaning my child's dinner mess. ;) HOW TO teach kids to be responsible...
Who doesn’t love Forts? Get creative with your kids to make custom and inexpensive designs from a book fort to a sturdy PVC fort. What was your favorite creation? #DIY #creativity
Teaching Your Children To Serve Others In a Very Selfish World...the country could use a LOT of this...Read More...
The Day I Realized I was Bullying My Kids. This is such an important thing to read about and change if we need to!
different kids, different needs. be intuitive, not reactive --> discipline less.