"Technology Tickets". Each Sunday give the kids 10 tickets. Each ticket = 30 minutes of t.v., game system, computer, etc. Tickets can be used consecutively, but when they are out they are out for the week. Loss of ticket as punishment. // I love this!!!
Has the "I'm bored" whining started yet?? Here are 50 outdoor summer activities for your kids to check off! A bike obstacle course, a water balloon pinata and glow in the dark bowling sound like tons of fun to me!
Making (and keeping!) friends can be hard work. Great relationships require a big investment of our time, attention and hearts. If you're looking for ways to help your kids navigate their social world, you don't want to miss these 5 nuggets of wisdom about building beautiful, healthy friendships.
10 Ways to Help Your Child Build Friendships - The Better Mom
Thumbprint Self-Portrait. The kids make this based on their actual thumbprint and write a narrative about themselves... how old you are, things you like and don't like, your hopes and dreams for the future.... LOVE this!