12 Tips for Training Your Kids to Do Chores

  Expecting your kids to do chores teaches them important life skills, and helps keep the house clean, too. But first, you have to train them—and yourself. Here are 12 tips.   by Heidi Indahl Note: An earlier version of this post originally … Read More

Every Great Mother Teaches Her Children the Way Of Gratitude (and the Force)

The guy in the grocery store line wanted to know how moms teach their kids “the way of the Force.” (He saw my Star Wars shirt.) How about starting with gratitude? Here are seven great strategies even Obi Wan would approve of. … Read More

Teach Your Kids How to Turn Work into Prayer

  Help your kids develop a Christian attitude toward work by teaching them how to make their work—whether around the house or at school—into a prayer. Here’s how.   This article is adapted from 77 Ways to Pray with Your … Read More

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