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Sports Packing Lists

M y son is lucky enough to get to do a ski program through our local school – one of the great things about the Pacific Northwest is that we live close to both mountains and the ocean! The first … Continue reading

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Week 51: Learning To Navigate With Driving Directions

Week 51: Learning To Navigate With Driving Directions This activity was a surprise hit with my kids. Sometimes the amount of time my kids spend in the car just driving around town to do errands is over the top. I discovered … Continue reading

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Week 50: Learning Life Skills With a Bedtime Routine

Week 50: Learning Life Skills With a Bedtime Routine A consistent bedtime routine can make a huge difference for a kid. It helps them get to bed on time and get enough sleep It’s a chance to connect with your child … Continue reading

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Week 47: Life Skills For Special Needs Kids

Week 47: Life Skills For Special Needs Kids I have a niece who has autism. Her name is Gaby, and she is a wonderful, smart, special girl, with lots of fun quirks and special needs that are all unique to her. … Continue reading

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Week 44: Learning Balance With Screen Time Rules

Week 44: Learning Balance With Screen Time Rules Screen time.  This is a topic that is rife with issues for most parents. It causes guilt, worry, arguments, struggles, limits,  and rules.  If you’re like me, you’ve tried a lot of different ways … Continue reading

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Week 41: Learning Life Skills With Chores Bingo

Week 41: Learning Life Skills With Chores Bingo You can create your own Chores Bingo Board at http://www.thetripclip.com. This is a great way to get your kids to do some chores and keep it fun. Unlike daily assigned chores, this bingo board mixes … Continue reading

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Week 36: Nutrition Lessons with a Lunch Packing Checklist

Week 36: Nutrition Lessons with a Lunch Packing Checklist Having kids participate in packing their own lunch offers some great life skills lessons. But it can also be great for teaching nutrition! We talk about a lot about healthy eating … Continue reading

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