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Parenting Tip-O-The Day: Remembering Instructions

This is a parenting tip-o-the day series!  One tip sprinkled throughout the year which can be applied right away.  Subscribe to Anchored In His Grace so that you don’t miss more from this series!

Please tell me my children aren’t the only ones with a hearing problem.  In particularly hearing my instructions.  We’ve talked before about a nice little trick to grab your child’s attention, but sometimes they just walk way and plain forget the instructions you just gave them.

This itty bitty tip is so simple, I’m tempted to say that you probably already use this; however, I’ve been surprised in the past to find many wonderful parents don’t even think about this tiny tip.

One single tip to help your child remember instructions! - Anchored In His Grace #parenting #kids

What’s this jewel of a tip that makes my life easier throughout the day?

It’s this simple Continue reading Parenting Tip-O-The Day: Remembering Instructions

Parenting Tip-O-The Day: Goals!

This is part of a parenting tip-o-the day series.  Throughout the year I’ll bring you a tip you can apply in your parenting right away!  I’d love to hear your thoughts on today’s tip; comment below and tell me what you think!  Be sure to subscribe to Anchored In His Grace so that you never miss another parenting tip-o-the day!

Parenting is tough.  Ok, well you already knew that.  But I’ll tell ya, if there’s one thing that drives me to parenting madness it’s teaching the same concept over, and over again.  It’s disciplining for the same behavior over, and over again.  It’s the training, and re-training…over and over again.

All this going back over the same concept, the same discipline issue, the same teaching, again and again sends me to wonder if I’m even doing this parenting thing right.

Am I doing any good?

Is what I’m doing working?

Do we have to have this conversation again today?

Friends, we’ve talked before Continue reading Parenting Tip-O-The Day: Goals!

Parenting Tip-O-The Day: Getting Their Attention

This is part of a parenting tip-o-the day series.  Throughout the year I’ll bring you a tip you can apply in your parenting right away.  I’d love to know your thoughts on today’s tip; comment below and tell me what you think!  Be sure to subscribe to Anchored In His Grace, so that you never miss another parenting tip-o-the day.

Today’s parenting tip-o-the day has everything to do with getting our children’s attention.  It’s a tip we all know is effective, and we’ve even used it from time to time.  However, it takes a bit of work, and lets face it, it’s easy to fall back into old habits.

Today’s tip is just a friendly reminder, Continue reading Parenting Tip-O-The Day: Getting Their Attention

Parenting Tip-O-The Day: Remember This One Thing

This is part of a parenting tip-o-the day series.  Throughout the year I’ll bring you a tip you can apply in your parenting right away.  I’d love to know your thoughts on today’s tip; comment below and tell me what you think!  Be sure to subscribe to Anchored In His Grace, so that you never miss another parenting tip-o-the day.

Last week I was bemoaning to my husband about how my day had completely unraveled; all my plans, just whisked away.  I didn’t stand a chance.  I spent far too much time on a task I didn’t plan to approach that day, and far too little time on many tasks that needed to be completed.

I tossed up my hands and wondered why I even bother. Continue reading Parenting Tip-O-The Day: Remember This One Thing