What To Do When Naptime Ceases... - I Can Teach My Child!
I don't know about you, but my sanity break (and my blogging time) comes about 2:00 every afternoon...when my children nap. Both boys have
A Better Way to Say Sorry
This post is part of my series on How to Shape Children’s Behavior. “Say sorry to your brother.” “But he’s the one who–” “Say it!” you insist,…
9 Tips to Get Kids to Listen - The Realistic Mama
Are you tired of asking your kids 1,000 times to do something? Feeling frustrated that even when they do seem to “hear” you, they forget to follow through? Demanding, nagging and yelling will not get your kids to listen. In fact, if your child seems to listen “only when you yell,” chances are that they...Read More »
Dirt Dessert Recipe
Dirt dessert alternates layers of crushed Oreo cookies and a lightened chocolate pudding mixture that is made to look like "dirt", complete with (gummy) worms!
Age-Appropriate Chores for Children
Kids can do far more than parents require of them. Use these age-appropriate chores for children to start building their life skills today.
Mom Makes Periodic Table Battleship To Teach Her Kids About Elements
The classic Battleship just got way geekier! Karyn Tripp, a homeschooling mom-of-four, turned it into a fun way to teach her kids chemistry.
Ten Ways To Make Sure Your Kids Don’t Grow up all Moany and Dependent.
1. Check your kid’s hands. Do they have opposable thumbs? Yes? Well don’t make their lunches. They can spread their own peanut butter on their own 2 slices of bread, or go hungry. I mean, how hard is it to put an apple in a lunch box? You buy good healthy food, they make …