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4 Tips to Encourage the Kids to Do Their Chores Automatically!

4 Tips to Encourage the Kids to Do Their Chores Automatically!

4 tips to encourage kids to do their chores automatically that really worked for us! Check them out there!

Holding Space for our Children to Grow

Holding Space for our Children to Grow

I woke up that day to a drawer dislodged and the contents all spilt on the floor.  This was done by Z.  I went into another room to see the powder ...

How to Turn Meltdowns into a Time to Demonstrate Love

How to Turn Meltdowns into a Time to Demonstrate Love

Sometimes, all your oldest kid needs from you is a gentle hug and some kind words, and a reminder that it's still okay to be a child.  That you're the adult in her life, that you will always be here for her and she will always be your baby. ♫ 

Volcano Theme (for 3.5 years and 5.5 years)

Volcano Theme (for 3.5 years and 5.5 years)

We did a volcano theme because the children were so interested in singing I Lava You when they learnt it in school.  That was so cute to hear them singing it together!  So I tried to cobble something for them from the good, ol' Internet.  Listing out some of these activities and free printables if you want to try with your kids.