Family/Motherhood/Military Life

The Most Important Traits to Teach Your Kids

Family Friday If you could teach your kids one trait, what would it be? What values do you hope to instill in them? My son's school just started a program called The Six Pillars. The Six Pillars is a school-wide character education program that teaches students the importance of character, and also recognizes students displaying… Continue reading The Most Important Traits to Teach Your Kids

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Raising Steak Cutters

Let's talk kids and chores! A friend of mine posted a video today of a toddler running the vacuum cleaner. It got me thinking...at what age should my kids be doing certain chores? I've seen several articles with chore timelines but what REALLY is appropriate? What can my small kids REALLY be learning by cleaning the house? It starts out… Continue reading Raising Steak Cutters