Are you trying to figure out how you are going to squeeze a baby and all their STUFF into your small living space? It will work! Here are a few of the must haves, bonus items, and a few things you really can live without when living with a baby in a small space.
Giving children age appropriate chores from a very early age is one of the best ways to teach them to contribute to the household. They learn how to care for their belongings. They get satisfaction from accomplishing a task. They learn how much work it takes to keep a home running smoothly. But, what if […]
[pinit] “We need a bigger home because we’re outgrowing our space!” Sound familiar? If those words have come out of your mouth recently, you probably feel like your home is busting at the seams! Of course every circumstance is different, but chances are, a few boundaries and a little rearranging could make you feel less […]
Giving children responsibility around the house in exchange for money helps them with money management. They learn how money works; how to give, how to save, and how to spend.
If you’re interested in reading about “Clothing Your Child in the Armor of God,” I’d love for you to check out my guest post on Impress Your Kids! While you’re there, make sure to sign up for the email/rss updates if you’ve been looking for activities to do with your kiddos! The tips are so […]
Allowing children to clean and help around the house teaches kids age-appropriate responsibility as well as the value of work. Based on feedback from twitter and the comments on my Cleaning Kids post last week, many of you agree! Although every child develops at their own pace, below is a list of chores that can […]
For the past few weeks my 14 month old has really begun to exhibit signs that he understands what I say. So, I’ve been trying to do something new by letting him help me clean. You may initially think 14 months is too young for a child to learn responsibility, but I think not. I’ve […]
Believe it or not, children enjoy chores! They love to work with their hands, they love to have the responsibility of a “big” job, they love to know they helped mommy and they love to accomplish tasks! So when you’re setting up a chore schedule for your little ones, remember it doesn’t have to be […]