Don’t Be Your Child’s Scapegoat

Don’t Be Your Child’s Scapegoat. Tips to help your child learn to be responsible for self and stop blaming mom for mistakes. Hey mamas. I know. I know you want… View Post

How to Raise Independent and Responsible Children

I have such a passion for helping children to be independent and personally responsible. I know that personally for me a huge part of my success as a person in… View Post

Should You Bail Your Child Out?

“Hi Mom,” came the timid voice on the other end of the line. “Hi sweetie, what’s up?” I responded. I knew what was up. She had forgotten something at home.… View Post

5 Cent Cleanup Plan {How to Motivate Children to Clean Up After Themselves}

You know, I’d had it. I really felt like I spent the whole day, every day, walking around the house just picking up after people. I wasn’t really exaggerating in… View Post

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Teaching Your Child To Clean Up After Self

I must start off with an apology. I don’t think I have any magic formula that you will walk away with that will guarantee your child will be cleaning up… View Post

The Importance of Accepting Personal Responsibility

The Importance of Accepting Personal Responsibility. Why we need to own up to our mistakes, even if they were unintentional. I was recently reading my newspaper’s opinion section when I… View Post