There are simple sayings that kids of any age can learn to help guide them through life and create a happy home. As a Christian mom I love that most of these are from biblical principles, but are smaller than most bible verses and therefore easy for my kids to remember.
We've enjoyed some great (and not so great) children's devotional books over the years. Recently I had a friend reach out and ask me what are our favorite devotionals. It got me thinking that I really should make a list of what I consider the best children's devotional books - especially with Easter right around the corner.
There are critical life skills every child should know that can make their lives a little easier and potentially more successful. These skills can be helpful in finding and retaining a good job, maintaining healthy relationships and ultimately living fulfilled.
Give your kids a head start by teaching them self-motivation. While children have a natural sense of curiosity, intrinsic motivation is something that can fade away unless it's encouraged and developed. Learn how to help your children love learning and growing more than grades or privileges.
If you’re facing two under two, don’t worry, it’s not impossible. I've been there and although it was really hard, it wasn’t as bad as I thought it would be. Let me share my best advice with you.
It's really hard to watch your kid make mistakes. At least it is for me. The mother in me wants to rush to help him out but the parent in me knows I need to let him make his own mistakes.
Your child needs your time, love, and attention. As a parent, you're probably the most important influence in their life. So in many ways, especially when your children are young, it's up to you to help them feel special and build their self-esteem. Consider these ideas for things you can do to make your child feel special and invent some strategies of you own.
I have to confess something. My kids love science but I struggled with it in school. So when my husband and I considered homeschooling our two boys, one of my biggest worries was teaching…
How to declutter your kids toys without the headache and heartache. Simple steps to get rid of unwanted toys and make playtime fun again.