Three Unbelievably Simple Parenting Tips: Minimum of 8 touches/day to feel connected 1 meaningful eye-to-eye conversation/day Focus on 9 minutes: 3 when they wake up, 3 when they come home from school, and 3 before they go to bed.
Each article of clothing = 5 minutes earlier to bed. Smart way to teach your kids to clean without reminding them or feeling the need to nag them. It is a simple way to teach them that lets them be responsible for themselves.
Do A Photobook Page a Month At the end of each month, I put my favorite pictures of the kids in a photo book page and write a few things about what theyre doing. At the end of the year, I get the book printed and start a new one.
Miss Poppins: 23 Manners Every Child (& Adult) Should Know. I agree with everything except the last (gendered pink & blue) ones. Everyone should be polite and open doors for everyone else. It's not a boy/girl thing any more.
Consequences and Privileges - How to Use Them Effectively