Most of us give our kids an allowance for doing chores and bringing home good grades. Take it a step further and require them to spend their own money when you are out with them instead of buying things for them. I guarantee there will be fewer demands for Chick Fil A and going to … Continue reading 3 Ways To Make Your Kids Financially Savy!
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 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!
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I sit my kids down at my dining room table below and these are some of the activities we engage in. Most of these are not typical activities which is what makes it fun. 1. Have your kids attend your "Home Economics" class wherein their assignment is to bake a cake or perform some other … Continue reading 6 Fun Home Learning Tricks!
Hello Frantic Mom Fam! Next week is the week we celebrate our kids' teachers! Teachers have a tough job and they do so much for our children so please take a moment to show your appreciation for them in a special way. Ideas include: Handwritten notes, Flowers, Mugs, and/or Gift cards to their favorite stores! … Continue reading Next Week Is Teacher Appreciation Week! 📚