Sometimes we get too soft in our parenting. We want the best for our children, and we sometimes don’t realize that the best for our child doesn’t always look very pretty. These are called “consequences.” Today I wanted to talk about consequences that make sense for kids. It’s our struggles and our consequences that make us learn and become stronger and more apt to make right decisions. If we don’t…
We decided to give the girls a Year of Dates for Christmas this year – an envelope for each month, with a special surprise date inside. We brainstormed date ideas and came up with a variety of fun activities. Some are outings, while some are doing projects at home. We also tried to keep them fairly inexpensive.
Homemaking doesn't have to be overwhelming, although for many of us it is. We find ourselves being pulled in many directions trying to keep up with it all, and by the end of the day we often wonder what we've accomplished. The laundry is still left unfolded in baskets, the children forgot to
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