Monthly Mail For Kids – Little Passports

Monthly Mail For Kids – Little Passports

I don’t know about you and your kids, but my kids absolutely love getting the mail each day. They get super excited when something is for them or there is a toy catalog. Last year, I tried getting them a monthly magazine for each and that was so so for them....
Tips for Talking to Kids about Bullying

Tips for Talking to Kids about Bullying

“Bullying is behavior that hurts or harms someone who cannot defend themselves, either emotionally or physically.” – Raise A Giant  As a Mom of two children that are in elementary school, the topic of bullying is one that is on my radar. I...
Day Thirty – Almost Done

Day Thirty – Almost Done

This challenge is almost over and as I reflect back over the month at what I have tried to accomplish, look at what things have happened over this last month, and the chaos that we are still having, it has hit me that I can’t fix this in 30 days. I may not be...
Day Thirty – Almost Done

Day Twenty-Nine – More Engagement

Day 29, I thought I would talk more about individual attention but bringing up more engagement with the children. I think at times we all get covered up in things that need to get done; laundry, cleaning, social media, writing, etc. that our children tend to see us...
Day Thirty – Almost Done

Day Twenty-Eight – Individual Attention

When I ask my 5-year-old why he is behaving like he is, calling people names, throwing things, just being a nightmare, he always tells me he needs more individual attention. I can see how that might be a reason to act the way he does, however, it’s not the...