5 Ways to Connect So Your Kids FEEL Loved

Welcome to the third week of our Positive Parenting blogging series! Today’s topic is Connection. It is probably one of the most important components of effective positive parenting – and sometimes can be one of the most difficult to do when time is crunched and moms and dads are tired.

We will look at 5 things that are critical to establishing a deep connection with your kids as well as discuss some of the benefits of spending time on building that connection.

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Valentines Day Learning Activities

Welcome back to another week of the Love to Learn Linky! This week I decided to feature a bunch of fun Valentines Learning Activities that can be done with toddlers, preschoolers and kindergarteners. We’ve got Valentines Math, Language, Fine-Motor and Science fun!

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Yummy Yeast Experiments for Kids

As a participant in the A-Z STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering/Math) Blogging Series this month – we decided to do Y is for YEAST! Check out our 3 hands-on yeast experiments today, grab a few supplies from the store, and make your own pizza from scratch with the kiddos for dinner tonight! Science doesn’t get tastier than this!

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5 Parenting Beliefs That Cause GRIEF

Welcome to the second week of our Positive Parenting blogging series! Today’s topic is Parenting BELIEFS.

Whether you’re the kind of person who is highly aware of the thoughts that are constantly running through your head, or the happily oblivious type (I wish that were me!), if you’re stressing out about parenting, it’s likely that one of 5 thoughts may be playing in your mind and causing you GRIEF!

Today’s post will look at these 5 powerful parenting beliefs and how you can change them to make parenting a smoother, less-stressful adventure! And all in 10 minutes – just about the time it takes to read this post!

 

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Valentines Day Photo Card Gift

Earlier this week, I showed you how to make an easy printed Giant Valentines Card with your kids as a photo prop for some adorable picture-taking! Today we’ll show you how to transform these photos into an adorable Valentines Day Photo Card – perfect for family and friends! Oh, and this is an adult craft – because yes – moms (and dads!) like to do art too!

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