Kids/Homeschooling

Homeschool Clips – March 2016

Homeschool Clips – March 2016

We have been making little videos for a while now for fun, and to share with friends and family. Recently, we have discovered that some of our videos have been helping other families to find their own homeschooling groove. We would love to encourage others […]

Positive Discipline Lesson Four, Part Two

Positive Discipline Lesson Four, Part Two

Can we just gloss over my recent absence and jump right to to part two? Thaaaanks. Part two of this lesson is routine charts! I made a detailed (and sort of complicated) Velcro schedule last year when we were in a million different places at […]

Positive Discipline Lesson Four, Part One

Positive Discipline Lesson Four, Part One

Welcome to lesson four! I hope you are learning a lot along the way, judging from all the emails and messages I’ve been getting about this series, it seems that you are! That’s great, that’s why I started writing it. 🙂 Lesson four focuses first […]

Positive Discipline Lesson Three

Positive Discipline Lesson Three

Welcome to lesson three of my series on Positive Discipline! This lesson deals with two main ideas; the child’s belief behind their behavior and a very handy tool called the Mistaken Goal Chart. There are pieces in this lesson I do not 100% agree with, […]

Positive Discipline Reminder Cards

Positive Discipline Reminder Cards

Just a quick follow up post to yesterday’s to include the first four of thirteen sets of reminder cards. These cards include reminders for: -The 3R’s of Recovery -Act Without Words -Agreements -Allowances -Anger Wheel of Choice -Avoid Pampering -Back Talk -Break the Code -Closet […]

Positive Discipline Lesson Two

Positive Discipline Lesson Two

I’m happy that we had such a great response to last week’s Positive Discipline post, on the first lesson. While the first lesson focused on what we want for our children and what it takes to accomplish those goals, this lesson revolves around what positive […]

Day 35

Day 35

Today is our 35th day in our new house in Utah. I still adore California and can’t wait or our first visit back soon, but I am madly in love with this house. Madly. We have lived in a couple of big houses over the […]

Velcro Schedule with free printables

Velcro Schedule with free printables

Sometimes when I give into the crazy desire for order that mild OCD and a seriously type-A personality often produce I wonder if I’ve gone off the deep end. I think the creation of this velcro schedule comes pretty close, but it’s so cute and […]

First Response Pregnancy Tests

First Response Pregnancy Tests

I participated in a Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for First Response. I received product samples as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Being as submerged as my family is in new technology and given that we have […]