How do you teach your kids to think for themselves? Last week I had a great visit with a group of parents and grandparents about how to teach children to think for themselves. We all want that for our kids, don't we. Let's talk about 5 strategies for helping kids make wise decisions. 1. The first step is to let your children see how you make good … [Read more...] about Teaching Your Kids To Think For Themselves
A great article from Courtney at Women Living Well Ministries... 10 Ways to Protect Your Children On-Line 1. Be aware. If we don’t protect them who will? It is our job as parents to know what our children are doing and to set boundaries. We need to monitor their video games, movies, television, apps, twitter, facebook, instagram, youtube, texting and the list goes on! … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Protect Your Children Online
What Is A Dad? A dad is someone who wants to catch you before you fall but instead picks you up, brushes you off, and lets you try again. A dad is someone who wants to keep you from making mistakes but instead lets you find your own way, even though his heart breaks in silence when you get hurt. A dad is someone who holds you when you cry, scolds you when you break the … [Read more...] about A Dad Is Someone Who…
I asked the people on Educating Today’s Facebook page, “What makes a leader?” They overwhelmingly said that it’s a person’s influence that truly makes them a leader and leadership is more than just a title. Leaders are Influencers • A good leader has a positive influence on others by motivating and empowering them. • A leader can be in a variety of positions. He’s not always … [Read more...] about What Makes Someone a Leader …Their Position or Their Influence?
Children want to feel secure and one of the best ways to build their security is for you to let your children know that you love and respect your spouse. And one of the best ways of showing your husband or wife that you truly love them is to pay attention when they talk, honor their presence in your family and don't take them for granted; notice them. … [Read more...] about Love Your Husband or Wife By Noticing Them