Hello Ladies, I want to share a few fun, yet effective, things I’ve tried recently. So, I have, or I should say, had, a problem with my kids remembering to buckle their seatbelts when they got into my car. We all know it’s very dangerous for kids to ride around unbuckled because they can get … Continue reading It’s Okay To Charge Your Spouse & Kids 💰
Yes, I’ve started charging my kids rent and I hope you charge your kids too. No, I did not start this ritual as punishment. In fact, I started it so they learn life’s major responsibilities early on. I charge each child... $1 per month for rent. If they pay after the first day of the … Continue reading I Charge My 7, 9, and 11-Year-Olds Rent
Hello Frantic Mom Friends! I’m on a quest to become a millionaire by 50. I believe I will accomplish this goal before 50, but I say 50 so I can enjoy the journey without the pressure. I’ve always wanted to become a wealthy person but I could never see a path until recent years. I’m … Continue reading Millionaire By 50
The game of chess requires you to think 3-4 moves ahead of the current move. You have to be able to “see” how your current move will impact the future of your kingdom. Will you put your kingdom at a disadvantage? If you are willing to sacrifice a pawn, will you gain more? Chess requires … Continue reading Mom Tip #3: Play Life Like the Game of Chess
Hello Friends! I'd like to share with you something interesting I've found during my years of parenting. I've found that the more stuff you have to manage and maintain, the less time you have to parent effectively. Let's think about it. If you're coming home every day having to make your kids clean up their … Continue reading Try Getting Rid of “Stuff” If You Want Better-Behaved Kids!
We make purchases oftentimes without much thought because we have the means to do so by way of credit cards or the fact that we just got paid. We end up accumulating so much stuff that we do not even use. Look around you and take note of all the new storage facilities that are … Continue reading Too Many Pairs of Shoes