Raising Positive Kids Part I

This post comes by request after Tikeetha read a post on perception determining your reality. She asked for tips on shaping your child’s perception when they tend to focus more on the negative than the positive. This is something adults and children alike struggle with. If children can be taught how to deal with this from an early age, it will be something that can serve them well as they grow. I’m going to share my personal practice I’ve used to train my brain to pay attention to the positive things. These tips will be a combination of what you can do as the parent in addition to what you can teach your child.

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Parenting Book Club |New Unit Discussion!

Attention book club members!

Just wanted to let you know that next unit is ready for you! The discussion is open, the reading for the week has been laid out, and the fun begins! Click the photo to see this week’s unit! Continue reading “Parenting Book Club |New Unit Discussion!”

Lifestyle Blogs to Follow!| Travel, Frugal & Admiration

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It’s one of my favorite posts of the week! The weekly blog share where I introduce you to bloggers to follow! It makes it easier for you to discover a handful of blogs and connect with bloggers you might not come across otherwise. Enjoy! ❤ Continue reading “Lifestyle Blogs to Follow!| Travel, Frugal & Admiration”

Child-lead Memory-making Learning

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One thing I particularly enjoy about homeschooling is the approach of child-lead learning. While I’ve decided to order curriculum to make planning easier for me, there are so many opportunities to teach. You don’t have to be a homeschooled family to do it either. For instance, my girls and I read The Boxcar Children before they go to bed. We were reading a chapter about the kids needing to write but they didn’t have a pen to write with. I asked my daughter what they could use instead of a pen given their circumstances. Continue reading “Child-lead Memory-making Learning”

Adventure, Fatherhood & Faith| Blogs to Follow!

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I hope you’re ready to check out some new blogs because I have 6 new ones for you to discover! Be sure to stop by and show them some love on behalf of our community! ❤  Continue reading “Adventure, Fatherhood & Faith| Blogs to Follow!”

Travel Agent vs Tour Guide Parenting

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I’ve seen myself grow and go through changes as a parent. When I first became a mom, I thought my role as a parent was one of a dictator. I made all decisions, set all of the rules, and had to demand compliance no matter what. Luckily, a few years into parenting right when I actually had to start putting things into action, I discovered Continue reading “Travel Agent vs Tour Guide Parenting”

Parenting Book Club |Unit 1

Attention book club members!

Just wanted to let you know that the first unit is ready for you! The discussion is open, the reading for the week has been laid out, and the fun begins! Click the photo to see this week’s unit.  Continue reading “Parenting Book Club |Unit 1”

Parenting Book Club!

Attention book club members and those interested! 

Those of you who have signed up for the book club, I just wanted to let you know that I’ve sent an email Continue reading “Parenting Book Club!”

Books, Memoir & Mocktails!| Blogs to Follow!

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It’s that time of the week again! I’m here to connect bloggers to readers and introduce you to blogs to add to follow! ❤  Continue reading “Books, Memoir & Mocktails!| Blogs to Follow!”

Oak Meadow here we come!

I was recently considering enrolling my daughter in a local Waldorf school. I absolutely loved everything about it but after weighing the pros and cons, it’s not going to work for our family at this time. Instead, I’ve decided to utilize a Waldorf inspired curriculum to homeschool this year. Continue reading “Oak Meadow here we come!”