Day Twenty-Four – Time Change Yet?

Day Twenty-Four – Time Change Yet?

One of the strangest things happens with my daughter as we get close to the time changing every fall and spring. Her behavior just goes out of control and we regress backwards. This happens no matter how well she has been doing, about two to three weeks prior to the...
Day Twenty-Three – Rough Fall Break

Day Twenty-Three – Rough Fall Break

Fall break was last week and it did NOT go as I had planned. I had one sick and put on prednisone, those parents who have had a child on prednisone realize that makes them completely cranky! When he is sick he’s a bit rough to deal with anyway, then put...
Day Twenty-Two – Chore Chart

Day Twenty-Two – Chore Chart

Yesterday I talked about implementing chores for both kids. To help them to accomplish this, I have created a chore chart for each child and placed it on the refrigerator. This chart was easy to create  as I found these sheets at Target the other day with...
Day Twenty-One – Chores

Day Twenty-One – Chores

In the past, I have tried to implement chores for the kids. I started when they were young with easy things like picking up their toys at the end of the day, taking their plate to the sink when they were done eating, age appropriate activities. The struggle has always...
Day Twenty – Picky Eater

Day Twenty – Picky Eater

Having a picky eater at the table and in the family does bring some chaos to meal time. For years now, I have cooked two meals at dinner, one for me and my husband and one for the kids. There are times when my son will eat what we are having but I know that my...