Good Kids Books: “Do you have any book suggestions for helping my children learn to want to be obedient?” Answer: I was asked this question a couple of years ago, and it got me thinking. I couldn't ans... more
Can you share your family chore chart with us?”
My chore chart system is really quite easy. Over the years I have had different kinds of chore chart systems depending on the age of my child. I... more
(This article contains Nicholeen's daily home and school schedule for this coming year & a video of how she makes a yearly plan for the family.)
We have all heard the term “super mom” before. Some peo... more
Last week I talked about how there are certain skills which are important to posess for social success. These skills are different from the self-government skills I teach in my Parenting A House United ... more
Last week I wrote an article which generated a lot of discussion called Can Too Much Friend Time Hurt Children? Since I received so many emails about the topic I feel it is important to address it again.... more
Is it easier to tell children yes or no when they ask a question?
The answer to this question could depend on what kind of person you are.
Are the kind of parent who really likes to be in control of the g... more
A parent's work isn't limited to working with our own children. Sometimes we are in situations when we are in charge of other people's children. Occasions where this most likely happens are at church, when frie... more