Most likely you have some daily chores for your kids to help with. Giving children chores not only helps out the family but to teaches children a few things about real life. Why not let your kids help you cook dinner or a weekend breakfast? Getting your kids in the kitchen and cooking will do them a lot of good. Here are a several benefits of cooking with your child. The … [Read more...] about 10 Benefits Of Cooking With Your Child
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Summer is now upon us and kids will be enjoying a long break away from school. No more early morning starts, pop quizzes or homework assignments – just family vacations to enjoy, playing outside with friends and hours of kid's TV shows to catch up on –absolute bliss! However, as I'm sure a lot of us adults will remember from our school days, returning to school after such … [Read more...] about Best 10 Ways to Prevent Summer Slide Learning Loss
We are all human and we all make mistakes. An important life lesson is learning to recognize our mistakes and apologize for them. This shows that we are capable of self-reflection, empathy, and learning from our errors. On occasion, this can be a hard lesson for even us adults. It is important to teach your kids to say, "I'm sorry", and mean it. … [Read more...] about Why Have Kids Write A Letter Of Apology For Bad Behaviour
This post was originally published in October of 2016 but it rings especially true today, in face of the protests that are taking place against police violence. Black Lives Matter. There should be justice and racial equality. Reform is needed to bring this about. Racism is wrong. We all need to be anti racist. I hope Veronika Obeng's words about raising kids in a race … [Read more...] about Raising Kids in a RACE Conscious World
Nothing is more special that welcoming a new baby to the family. It is such a big blessing! As exciting as it is, the addition of a new baby can cause a lot of changes. It is important to prepare your child for a new sibling so they know what to expect and feel reassured. One great tool for helping siblings adjust to a new baby is sibling books because they can help your … [Read more...] about The Perfect Book For Older Siblings With New Baby On The Way
I believe that accountability often gets overlooked as one of the truly important qualities that we should all display. Instead, accountability is a word we often associate with leaders. This is because a good leader always takes responsibility for their actions and the consequences of their decisions. When you consider the full meaning of this, it is easy to see why … [Read more...] about Why Accountability Is Important
Encouraging and growing your child’s faith starts at home. Your kids watch what you do, listen to what you say, and try to copy you. Every parent has experienced their child repeating something they said or did when they didn’t think their child was paying attention. Parenting is hard, probably the hardest thing you’ll ever do. But, with a little support, you can give … [Read more...] about My Favorite Bible Verses About Parenting