Such an awesome idea - toys that are not picked up go in the ransom box and they have to pick a chore to complete to earn it back! A great lesson in personal responsibility. I don't know about calling it a Ransom Box though!
This is super cute but the article with it is even better. We've been looking for something like this for the kids' chores and I'll be doing this one for sure! Make Cleaning Fun For Kids With A Simple DIY Chore Chart
Stop screaming at your kids! Road trip clips: One clip for each kid. If they are sweet, clip stays up, if they are not, clip comes down. Everyone with a clip on the visor gets a treat at the next stop :-) love this idea! OR Field Trip Clip.
DIY Temporary Tattoo For Kid Safety genius idea if bringing kids to fairs/parades/amusement parks. write your phone # on child's hand and cover it in liquid bandage. temp tattoo that won't come off in water//
of tips to organizing your life and home. Starting with age have a family rule that your child makes their bed every day--and then don't fix their work. This post has ideas to help you tame the chaos in your home (and your life)--
I love to motivate our kids to do chores. I currently use my chore basket as a fun way to have our kids helping with chores, without having to worry about a chore chart. The kids have their age-appropriate chores
AWESOME and SIMPLE discipline system for young kids! Country Charm: Our Discipline System AWESOME and SIMPLE discipline system for young kids! Country Charm: Our Discipline System was last modified: October…
Mom - i'm bored. Fill a jar with summer boredom busters (PRINTABLE INCLUDED ON THIS POST). Some of the activities are fun, some of them are not, so before your kids decide to have you entertain them, they really need to decide if its worth it or not!