Ever have one of those days when all you do is nag your kids? Ever have one of those weeks? What about one of those months? Are you looking down the road onward a lifetime of unproductive nagging?
Posts Tagged: parenthood
On a recent summer day, I glanced outside to see my two boys sitting side by side in lawn chairs, taking turns using the binoculars to watch a wild turkey in our field. Getting excited, they decided to get closer.
Disciplining children is the most delicate of parenting matters. Most experts say spanking is wrong. So why are so many parents still doing it?
When I was a child, going out to eat was a special treat usually reserved for special occasions like birthdays or vacation. Today’s research indicates that the average American family eats out nearly twice a week – it’s commonplace.
Who says gifts have to cost money? Fun and easy ideas can help you make the perfect treasure for little or no money.
Teaching good manners builds foundation of self-control and confidence.
Disciplining your child in front of others is hard, to say the least. So, when your little one shows his true colors in the middle of a crowd, be prepared!
My 9-year-old is a night owl! She stays up well past her bed time. What do I do to get her to sleep? talk to her Find out exactly what keeps her up. Is she just too tempted to watch TV, play a video game or read a book? If that is the case, then… Read more »
The newness of summer is still upon us, but already the kids seem antsy. Try some of these unique ideas to keep boredom at bay!
From my earliest days, I remember being involved in some form of artistic activity – piano, dance, theater camp, you name it. And, while I may not be a famous artist in anyone’s opinion, I do have a side that allows me to imagine and dream, to create and think outside the box. Now, raising… Read more »