Teaching Kids Table Manners

Teaching kids table manners is easy and fun with these tips and free printable! Check it out.

How many pictures do you have of your baby making a mess with his/her food? I’m betting it’s a lot. Especially with 1st birthday smash cakes and portraits being so popular, it’s clear to see that parents often think it’s “cute” when babies make a mess of their food. But then they get older, and it’s not “cute” anymore. Next […]

Continue Reading

Why You Need to “Neglect” Your Children

Raising self-sufficient children means giving them the freedom to grow. Constant coddling and helicopter parenting hinders their ability to deal with life on their own. Check out why you need to neglect your kids... a little. Click here.

In Raising Self-Sufficient Children in a “Needy” World, we talked about how I was raised, what it means for kids to take care of themselves, what it entails, and why it’s important. Today, I want to tell you how I plan to make my kids self-sufficient, independent, self-reliant, responsible, or whatever other synonyms you can come up with that describe […]

Continue Reading

Raising Self-Sufficient Children in a “Needy” World

Are we raising self-sufficient children or are modern parenting methods hindering our children's ability to grow? Find out why this is important and what we, as parents should be doing to raise responsible adults. Click here.

Thinking back on my childhood, I don’t ever remember playing with my parents. Their hectic work schedules demanded most of their time during the week, and on the weekends, we didn’t sit down to family board games, crafts, or cooking because my mother had a plethora of cleaning and errands to run (and my Father was still working). There were […]

Continue Reading