kids zoning out when you talk and not listening? try this

Are your kids “zoning out” when you talk?

Are your kids zoning out when you talk?  Do you feel like they don’t listen?   These tips will help to get past that problem. 1. State only what needs to be done. Instead of: “You are being so messy!  Your shoes are all over the floor! Who do you think is going to come over…

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just for boys

Why it’s ok to have things Just for boys or Just for girls

Last week, I shared a post about raising our sons and I wrote “Teaching our sons to be gentlemen”  to which I saw MANY comments that said “Why does it have to be sons?  Why can’t it be “teaching our sons & daughters”  or “Why did you put teaching young kids to be kind?”   (ps-…

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get the kids ready for school faster in the morning

How to get ready for school fast in the morning

I am so excited to share these school and morning readiness tips with you!  If you wonder how to get ready for school fast in the morning, these morning readiness tips will help.  These tips are also being featured  on the HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® website (where you can find everyday savings, tips & tools!) You can read…

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Organizing the kids rooms

I love organizing kids’ rooms because their bedroom is the place where our children sleep, play, read… It can be a great place for them to DREAM, so lets keep it organized & wonderful so that they can enjoy it! The key to organizing a kid’s room?  Having systems in place!   You can’t clean…

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25 ways to prepare for back to school 1

25 Tips to Prepare for School

As August begins, many of us are now thinking about how we can prepare for school. The back to school sales are everywhere and your home will soon be overwhelmed with papers (that you can easily control!) As you prepare for school, find some extra helpful tips here. 1) Take some time to read with your kids…

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