Age Appropriate Chores for Kids: Printable - The Happy Housewife™ :: Home Management
Teaching your kids to do chores at a young age is the key to developing a good habits in your children. Last year I shared age appropriate chores for kids based on my own family's experience. Summer is a great time to get kids into the habit of doing
DIY Conversation Heart Cakes
I have been dying to make conversation heart cakes for months. Finally Valentine’s Day decided to roll around and BAM! My DIY craving was realized! These cakes are so easy peasy, the letters are made from Airheads! As long as you can use a cake pan and a cookie cutter, you can do this! I …
Growth Mindset - Talk It
This month's character trait of Optimism fits in with our Growth Mindset goal for March. For our "Talk It" component of Growth Mindset, teachers can create positive, growth mindset-type anchor charts for student self-talk. The following is a sample chart that you could use for reference when creating one for your own class: Developed by Fieldcrest Elementary School teachers Asking the students to think of things that "slow them down" when they're learning is a good way to get the discussion…
The Learning Curve for Boys: Is it Different?
Studies show there are real differences between boys and girls in terms of brain chemistry, maturation and how they learn best. Is the learning curve for boys different?
What Every Son Needs to Hear - Kristen Welch
He stands eyeball to eyeball with me now, growing so fast, his pants hem and this momma can’t keep up. He flexes muscles and is quick-witted, he is smart and wants to know more about this thing called the Stock Market. Last week he lost his last baby tooth and I lost another piece of […]
10 Bible Verses for the Man You Are Raising - Ben and Me
I believe there are many foundational Bible verses for our sons to know, understand, and live out in order to be the godly men they were created to be. Here are 10 Bible Verses for the man you are raising.
Best New 10+ WhatsApp Amazing WhatsApp Mods Apks (List)
Is finally finished!It's not really Lego room, but more accurately a family/play room that happens to contain a lot of Legos :)Mike built the shelves at the top, along with the rustic wood plank shelf in the background. (I think it adds character, don't you?!) The shelves at the top…
Bedrooms for Boys
One of my readers asked me for some ideas for her son's bedroom. Having 4 sons of my own, this is probably one of the very few subjects I can talk about with any authority. Decorating for boys is not the easiest thing to do. Boys are boisterous. Boy's feet are always dirty. Boys will lie upside down on their beds with their feet against the wall. They will spend a large amount of time throwing a dirty tennis ball against the wall, over and over and over. Boys will regularly use their beds as…