Monthly Archives: March 2018

Age-Appropriate Chores for Children

The following chart gives some ideas of what is possible at what ages. These are merely guidelines—your child may do more or less. Knowing that learning life skills is a process, don’t expect perfection from him. The intent here is … Continue reading

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Finding Time to Train

Use summer or school break as a teaching time.                 Summer is a good time to learn new responsibilities. Taking out trash or doing yardwork can be taught sequentially on a slow summer day. A school break might be … Continue reading

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Watch What You Do

He who tills his land will have plenty of bread, but he who pursues worthless things lacks sense.Proverbs 12:11 The testimony of the Lord is sure, making wise the simple. Psalm 19 I have no greater joy than this, to … Continue reading

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Offer Visual Reminders

Offer visual reminders.                 Once a task is learned, it is sometimes helpful to make task cards with pictures for younger children to remind them of the details of multistep jobs. For example, my daughter Grace’s task card for … Continue reading

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Making Playgrounds More Dangerous To Help Kids

There are 3 very good articles related to proper parenting. 1. The sterilization of play: What’s at stake as our playgrounds have become unrisky, and ultimately, unfun 2. Why dad-style parenting is a key ingredient of a healthy home 3. … Continue reading

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Where’s Zuck? Facebook CEO silent as data harvesting scandal unfolds | News | The Guardian

Packing my bags. What was wrong with writing letters to one another? haha Quotes: Where’s Zuck? Facebook CEO silent as data harvesting scandal unfolds | News | The Guardian The chief executive of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, has remained silent over … Continue reading

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Bitcoin: The Greatest Bubble of All Time :: Elliott Wave International

Quotes: Bitcoin: The Greatest Bubble of All Time :: Elliott Wave International Back in 2010, when Elliott Wave International first discussed the outlook for bitcoin, Elliott Prechter offered an extensive and positive review of its prospects. After detailing bitcoin’s origins, … Continue reading

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