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Okay, someone needs to define "child" for me. Technically, I will always be my mom's child so does that mean I get a letter? ;)

Great activity for a kids birthday party? Letter writing to the favorite disney characters! Parents then add a return address to the letters for the autograph to return to the kids at their own home.

Cute idea for Mother's day.... we did this with our 4th grade students this year and I took the idea home this was my 3 year olds flower pot. Great for grandparents or even a personal touch for end of school gifts.

Cute idea for Mother's day. we did this with our grade students this year and I took the idea home this was my 3 year olds flower pot. Great for grandparents or even a personal touch for end of school gifts.

Fourth of July Treats, Printables and Decor - The Idea Room

Fourth of July Treats, Printables and Decor

This fun, kid-friendly patriotic punch with edible straws is perfect for your of July barbeques! Great for Independence Day Parties!

Kids Chore Chart: I like this one because it has a fines area. That way even if the kids do the activity if it isn't done when or how you would like there is a consequence. Plus my kids like seeing their money add up and having one big payday. It really is working well for us.

responsibility chart chore chart for kids ~ I like this one because it has a fines area. That way even if the kids do the activity if it isn't done when or how you would like their is a consequence.

Add food coloring to a simple mixture of flour, salt, and water, and you get puffy, glossy paints that sparkle with salt crystals when dry.

Glimmer Paints Add food coloring to a simple mixture of flour, salt, and water, and you get puffy, glossy paints that sparkle with salt crystals when dry. ½ cup salt ½ cup all-purpose flour ½ cup water Food coloring

A commission schedule for kids instead of handing them money for an allowance - great idea. I would have done a lot more chores when I was younger! frugaldad.com/do-you-pay-your-kids-an-allowance/

A commission schedule for kids instead of handing them money for an allowance - great idea. I like at the bottom having to pay for wrong behavior.

Road Trip Scavenger Hunt Great printable idea for traveling with kids!- Jessika Reed for Capturing-Joy

Road Trip Scavenger Hunt Free Printable

Have a trip planned? Print out this Road Trip Scavenger Hunt - Jessika Reed for Capturing Joy

DIY Tin Can Flower Bird Feeder 2

DIY Tin Can Flower Bird Feeder More like an Earl the Squirrel feeder, but I like it!

Two Floor Kids Tree House Design, Inspiring DIY Backyard Ideas

Two Floor Kids Tree House Design, Inspiring DIY Backyard Ideas

After School Checklist for Kids Free Printable

After School Checklist for Kids Free Printable

After School Checklist for Kids -- cute idea, throw it in a frame and dry erase markers to check off when done.

Homework Organization - get organized now!

Homework Organization - Page 2 of 2

There are incredible homework organization ideas and I am going to share some of my very favorite!

100 Chores Your Kids Can Do For An Allowance broken down by age.

100 Chores Your Kids Can Do For An Allowance

Think your kids are too young to do house work? Here is a broken down list of chores for different ages.

Easy Beaded Rainbow Wind Chime Kids Craft

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This easy wind chime kids craft will make a cute addition to your garden! Easy Beaded Rainbow Wind Chime Kids Craft Summer isn't just for frozen treats and

I wonder about not connecting allowance with chores. We work for our money as adults. Re-read freakanomics before starting allowances. The rest I like though.

Should I Give My Child an Allowance?

although I think allowance should be tied to chores or tasks around the house- as adults we don't get money for nothing. Teach them to work for the money