Friday Fun: Go on a Fall scavenger hunt with your family! http://kidsactivitiesblog.com/61871/fall-nature-scavenger-hunt Use this fun activity to connect with each other, get outdoors, and as an opportunity to share your beliefs and values (e.g. life cycle, life after death, and what really matters in life) in a concrete manner with your children!
Have a child that procrastinates? Read more for some effective strategies: http://www.pediatricsafety.net/2014/08/slacker-these-procrastination/#sthash.ZtXXQRuS.dpuf: http://www.pediatricsafety.net/2014/08/slacker-these-procrastination/
How do you divide parenting responsibilities? :)
Friday Fun: Creating art as a family is a great way to re-connect after a busy week. Consider microwave painting with your family: http://artfulparent.com/2014/10/microwave-puffy-paint.html?utm_source=MadMimi&utm_medium=email&
15 Rules To Foster Good Behavior In Children http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kenneth-barish-phd/15-rules-to-foster-good-behavior-in-children_b_5563673.html?ncid=fcbklnkushpmg00000037
Are you married to an introvert? Do you have a child or a friend or a relative who is one? Understand the introverts in your life so you can more effectively nurture your relationship with them http://atchuup.com/how-to-understand-introverted-people/
Lasting Relationships Come Down To 2 Basic Traits: Kidness & generosity. Learn more about the science and its impact on marriages. http://www.businessinsider.com/lasting-relationships-rely-on-2-traits-2014-11?utm_content=bufferdc881&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer
In order to be effective with your spouse, you need to communicate your love in a manner that your spouse will feel love (i.e. their Love language, not yours). Read Gary Chapman's book "5 Love languages" for more details.
Friday Fun: Re-connect as a family by discussing the implications of the following movie on your life, "Race to nowhere": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uem73imvn9Y
Our true natures are revealed and we have the opportunity to truly change our hearts. The problem with faking life is that we can deceive ourselves into thinking we aren’t that bad. However, unless we know the depth of our problem, we can’t truly change. Marriage and parenting provide us the opportunity to change because it reveals to us our great need for change. http://www.kevinathompson.com/what-you-dont-know-before-marriage/
Learn more about learning disabilities to help promote appropriate interventions for your loved ones: http://elearninginfographics.com/learning-disabilities-infographic/
Integrate agile programming into your family: 1) Adapt all the time 2) Empower your children 3) Tell your story http://www.ted.com/talks/bruce_feiler_agile_programming_for_your_family?language=en#
Monday morning humor: Anyone disagree with this? http://unearthedcomics.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Unearthed-Patience-1302-1-web.jpg
Friday fun: Cooking together can promote your child's development: 1) teaching life skills, 2) Positive cooking experiences can help build self-confidence, 3) Decreases potential risk behaviors. Learn more here: http://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/features/cooking-with-your-children
5 steps to repair your marriage: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/tech-support/201410/five-steps-repair-your-marriage-or-relationship?quicktabs_5=1
10% of our children are falling through the crack: Mental Health and our children: http://elearninginfographics.com/mental-disorders-and-the-forgotten-children-infographic/
5 ways adult children hurt their parents without realizing it http://familyshare.com/5-ways-adult-children-hurt-their-parents-without-realizing-it
Monday morning humor: Using humor in parenting!