We've been learning about being kind to siblings. This is the list my son came up with.

great tips for how to get your kids to stop fighting - I want to try #18! stop sibling fights

{25 Ways to Stay Calm as a Parent} and link to 10 mantras.

Are your kids constantly fussing and fighting? Try these six tips to restore peace to your home and enhance sibling relationships!

Great ideas to surprise kids that don't involve money. These are the kinds of things they truly remember!

Great list of activities for one year olds

20 easy ways to show kids how much you love them....sweet ideas!

10 things to do while sitting in a restaurant with kids (that do not include handing over your iPhone).

When the kids do their chores right away, with a good attitude and according to mom's standards, you reward them with a few points. They save these points and then at least once a week open a "family store."

Consequences for little hearts. A look at natural and logical consequences, including a list of ideas from the trenches. www.notconsumed.com

SUCH a great list

40 ways to keep a toddler busy - probably the best list I've seen

Bully-proofing your kids - Starting when their son was 3, psychologist Tammy Hughes and her school psychologist husband started teaching him. At night, they'd say, "Tell me three good things that happened to you today." This helped him make the distinction between events and his feelings about them. Once he had that mastered, they added, "Tell me three good things that happened to someone else (lesson: the world includes me and other people, their feelings and actions)." Next they aske...

Teaching toddlers patience and control. A great list of ideas of how to PRACTICE patience.

"Raising Kids Who Get Along: Bringing Home A New Baby”: a great article written by MaryAnne, on “MamaSmiles”. She shares real-world-tested ideas with readers. Wisdom, imparted by her parents… who successfully raised 10 children, that still get along!

10 Tangible Ways to Raise Your Kids Counter Cultural

baby swim time

25 rules for mothers of sons. this is a MUST READ!!

10 Ways for Moms to Respect their Sons-

I am SO doing this!!! A hilarious list of things one mom uses when her kids leave their stuff out all over the house. Seems like a lot more fun than nagging!

20 things a mother should tell her son. so cute :)