Routines

13 Things Parents Can Do To Raise Confident Kids

Tips for parents who have children that struggle with low self esteem and advice to help raise confident kids through these difficult times. From the moment children are born, they start to learn. This learning process is rapid and whenever a new skill is learned, their confidence grows. Raising kids with high self-esteem and self-confidence can be tricky, especially when […]

How To Create A Stress-Free School Morning Routine

Learn how to create an efficient morning routine for your family that WORKS. Mornings can be the WORST! Not only do you have to make yourself presentable to the world, but also round up children that are tired and too resentful to listen and get dressed in a timely manner..and then you’re always late anyway! This is where a daily family routine comes in […]

Things You Can Do To Raise Happy Children

Raising a happy child in the age of electronics and work at home parents can hinder the way children are raised. All my childhood friends often say to me, “I wish it were the 80’s, children were happier then.” This got me thinking, were children happier then? And why would that be? Is it because there were fewer electronics or […]

Brilliant Ideas To Get Kids Excited About Chores

How to encourage your child to help out around the house with chores without whining and complaining. Giving your child chores, no matter how little they are, can be one of the most important things you can do as a parent, but it can be challenging to come up with a gentle way to introduce chores to kids. The big […]

9 Things That Kids Remember From Childhood (Creating Memories That Last)

Awesome ways you can create lasting childhood memories that children will remember for the rest of their lives. As I’m watching my own children grow up, I’m remembering things from my own childhood, and the most magical time of youth was around the age of 5-7. Some are happy, some are sad, and some are lessons that you never forget. […]

The 4- Step Mom Morning Routine That Starts Before The Kids Wake Up

Mom life is exhausting and starting and ending your day with the kids really takes a toll on a Mom. While kids are amazing and are a total blessing, sometimes Mom needs a little space, and that’s ok! Find out why waking up before your kids is such a game-changer for your mom morning routine. Honestly, I have never been […]

Apps and Kids Games That Don’t Require Wifi For Toddlers Ages 1-4

Best apps and games for toddlers with no wifi needed so you can play and learn on the go. These are our family favourite apps and games with no WIFI needed for kids that you can use while when not at home. We spend our summers on the road visiting family and exploring the mountains, and in the mountains, there […]

Why Play Is Detrimental To Raising Healthy Children

If your goal is to raise healthy and well-rounded kids, then play should be a huge focus in your daily lives. Why is play so important and how can you play with your children to help foster independence, imagination, and many other important life skills? As a parent of 3 children, I see friends raising their children with a lot […]