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Motivating Tweens to Do Chores

Summer brings lots of togetherness—which means lots of mess. How can parents motivate their kids to help with the clean-up? Here are some ideas for encouraging your tween to participate in family chores.

First Chores, Then Fun
Create a list of chores to complete each morning before a designated hour. Tell the kids that they must complete […]

By |July 8th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Motivating Tweens to Do Chores

Simple and Affordable Staycation Ideas

Who says you have to drive cross country in order to enjoy a summer family vacation? Here are five simple and affordable ideas for summer staycations close to home.

Camping. Borrow a tent or camper and reserve a camp site near home. Bring groceries, books, board games and lots of marshmallows for roasting. Conversations around a […]

By |June 24th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Simple and Affordable Staycation Ideas