Being kind to others is not something that is born with us. Being kind is a skill and a quality that has to be taught. If you don't teach your kids to be kind, the world might teach them not to be. This is why I'm sharing 7 ways young children can start practicing kindness with their family members.I want my kids to have discernment and to be sensitive to others' needs. To have their eyes open to notice things around them and to be able to tell when others need help. I want my kids to … [Read more...] about 7 Ways Young Children Can Be Kind To Their Family
Read-A-Thon Bingo at Home Kids will love this Read-A-Thon Bingo at home this summer. All you need are some good books, markers and this fun free read-a-thon printable bingo sheet!Reading week on The Crafting Chicks is off to a great start and we can't wait to spark some fun ideas for summer reading at home.I'm always on a quest to get my kids excited for reading and books! Summertime is the best time to encourage extra reading at home and enjoy some quiet moments with a … [Read more...] about Read-A-Thon Bingo at Home
Chore is a necessity at our house. I found that as my kids got older I had to switch up our chore charts. We have been using and loving this Daily List Chore Chart for Kids. Keeps them on task and gives them motivation get everything done.There are a few times during the year that I long for routine. Back to school is a huge one for me. Wether it's at the end of summer, or after a school break, this mom is ready for life to get back to normal.I made these chore charts to help make my … [Read more...] about Daily List Chore Chart for Kids
Need a fun new way to motivate the kids to help clean? Try this Chore Treasure Hunt. Kids will be running around cleaning before you know it.I feel like I am always looking for ways to motivate my kids to help me clean. I overheard someone talking about doing a treasure hunt to get kids to do their chores, so I thought I'd give it a try. Guess what! It worked.Here's what you need to know about getting a Chore Treasure Hunt to work for you. Free Printable Chore Treasure Hunt … [Read more...] about Chore Treasure Hunt
New pencils. New markers. New glue sticks. Wouldn't you agree that there is nothing better about back to school time than new school supplies? Well, and of course, shipping the kids off to school. Ok, ok, there might be just a few more reasons to do the happy dance for back to school time but this is definitely up there in the Top Ten.Back to school also means the wonderful life of routines. Sure, you might fly by the seat of your pants on the weekends but during the week, if you are … [Read more...] about After School Routines (and free printable)!