Positive reinforcement charts, or reward charts, are common tools when it comes to positive parenting. They're also frequently used in schools and child care facilities to motivate kids and encourage good behavior. The chart keeps track of how often kids engage in good behavior. Every time a child successfully completes whatever task is listed on the chart, a … [Read more...]
Let's face it, when it comes to parenting, no one person has all the answers! Sometimes you need some quick advice on how to deal with potty training, or how to throw an amazing slumber party for your child. Maybe you're wondering how you're going to entertain your child on a long plane trip. Our parenting tips can help!
As any parent knows, raising kids is a crazy ride - and it can also be very funny! With more and more parents using Twitter as a platform to talk about some of the hilarious things their children do and say, it makes it that much easier to laugh between the diaper changes and doling out the goods when it comes to parenting. Because parents say the darndest thing too! … [Read more...]
Should you forgive a bully? They say you should forgive and forget, but is it really that simple to forgive a person who bullied you? Bullying can make life miserable for even the most confident person, and there is more than one case of the target of bullying taking drastic measures because of the pain they’re going through. With the level of emotional distress caused by … [Read more...]
When you teach your child the spirit of giving at a young age, you give them the skills they'll need to make the world a better place as adults. We all want our kids to grow up to be helpful and compassionate. After all, they'll inherit this world and it could use a little more of both of those things! But, it can be hard to encourage kids to be charitable because giving … [Read more...]
Each generation of adults asks each generation of kids “What do you want to be when you grow up?” It’s a well-loved question for many reasons – these insightful, imaginative little people give us hope for what’s to come, and we’re able to live our dreams vicariously through them. The more creative and unexpected the answer, the better! Here are some funny real-life answers to … [Read more...]