"Having a teen son is particularly hard. Ten short years ago he was my little guy, lovingly gazing into my eyes and crawling up on my lap. I was the only woman he loved and the first one who held his heart, but it won’t be long before all that changes."

10 Things Your Teen Son Wants You to Know


I just read the first "tip" and I already feel like I can conquer these next few years.

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Is Your Daughter Afraid to Come to You With These Questions Kids Ask? - iMom

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10 Truths Middle Schoolers Should Know


So how do you grow closer to your son? How can you know what he's thinking and how he's feeling? FREE Printable: 21 Questions Your Son Needs You to Ask Him

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13 Visual Recipes for kids. Easy to follow along! Repinned by SOS Inc. Resources http://pinterest.com/sostherapy.

Empowered By THEM: Using Visual Recipes


Be the best parent you can. Try using these parent challenges to reconnect. A good idea for future years.

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Felicity Huffman's What The Flicka? - 7 Simple Rules for Living in Our House

7 Simple Rules for Living in Our House


American youths are plugged in and tuned out of the real world for many more hours of the day than experts consider healthy for normal development.

Screen Addiction Is Taking a Toll on Children


Summertime Rules by yourmodernfamily #Parenting #Limiting_Screentime



To My Daughter, At Halftime: I find this extremely coincidental that I am reading this article on my first "baby's" 9th birthday. I read this to her and the both of us just sat and cried together. I never thought of it that she is half way done with living with us. Happy birthday Ryann Marie thanks for bringing out the best in me.

To My Daughter, At Halftime


Sponge Ball Water Fight | The kids will love this.

Sponge Ball Water Fight


Stop only telling daughters they're beautiful, stop only telling sons they're handsome. Tell them they are strong, kind, and that they matter to this big crazy world.

Happy To Inspire: June 2012


The amazing thing about a key is that it has the ability to unlock doors but at the same time keep things safe.

Here is the Key To Unlocking Your Child’s Heart


I love to do a clue hunt for my kids on the last day of our Halloween count down. They follow the clues that will lead them to their special Halloween treat! :) So fun for them and me! :)

Childhood Beckons: Puzzle Hunt-Counting by 10's


Chapter 5 highlight from Smart Money Smart Kids by Dave Ramsey & Rachel Cruze :: A Time for Everything #SmartMoneyKids

A Time for Everything: Smart Money Smart Kids Chapter 5 Highlight


I wouldn't call my kids "Lazy" but this after school checklist will helpfully remind them what needs to be done when they walk in the door from a long day at the "office".

After School Checklist - Pulling Curls


Do you agree with all of these?

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8 Sentences to teach your children

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5 Prayers for My Daughter By Lysa Terkeurst

5 Prayers for My Daughter {Free Printable}


I saw this in the doctors office and can't stop thinking about it!

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Fantastic thanksgiving activity |Grandparent Interview Questions | Do your children know the life stories of their grandparents? Let this printable and post encourage you to ask. Great for around the holidays

Lessons I learned when you turned 100 - The House of Hendrix


Free Thanksgiving Printables for Kids | JellibeanJournals.com

Free Thanksgiving Printables for Kids - Jellibean Journals


Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be

Mother- Daughter Date Ideas


a basic kids prayer journal template from Mother's Niche

Teaching Kids to Pray: Prayer Journal Template - Mother's Niche