How negative language impacts kids and why "no" should be limited
Adopt the art of parenting without saying no. Find a positive approach to handling your children and using positive rather than negative language choices.
Talking to Your Daughter About Sex (Plus a Free Printable) — The Better Mom
If you have a pre-teen or teen daughter, you know how much pressure there is for young women to have sex. As a parent, it's hard to find the balance between lecturing and ignoring the topic. Some days we may lean one way, other days the other. Mom, believe it or not your daughter will listen to you best when she understands YOUR heart. Sharing our experiences concerning sex during our teen years may be hardest to do, but it will be the most impacting for your daughter. Intimacy is…
The Alphabet Soup of Foster Care Acronyms - Foster2Forever
When you first become a foster parent and become involved in the foster care industry, there are a number of acronyms you need to know to keep from getting confused by the alphabet soup. If you are part of my private Facebook group for foster parents, you will be seeing many of these acronyms in […]
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"As foster parents, we are asked to not only care for the basic needs of a child, but also sit along side them as they digest the hurt and damage they have undeservingly experienced." -Carrie Dahlin www.CarrieDahlin.com
Growth Mindset Activities for Parents, Teachers, and Students
Create a positive classroom community with this growth mindset packet!Includes the following:* "Stop Saying You Are So Smart" poster for parents and teachers* "Stop Saying You Are So Smart" poster for students* Parent Guide to Growth Mindset handout* Do's and Don'ts of Encouraging a Growth Mindset h...
20 Foster Care Statistics From a Former Foster Child
Sad facts about our foster children and the foster care system. How many foster children are there? How long do they stay in foster care? Who are they staying with? What race or sex are foster kids?
A Foster Child’s 5 Stages of Grief —
Loss comes in many ways to us all; no one is immune to to it, whether planned or by surprise. There is loss through divorce, moves, graduation, job changes, and death. Loss is often difficult not only because of changes and separation, but, many times we have no control over it. Children in foster care … Continue reading A Foster Child’s 5 Stages of Grief
6 Things the Bible Says about God's Heart Toward Children in Need
God cares about all children and He commands His people to care as well! Here are 6 things the Bible says about the heart of God toward children in need.
10 reminders for foster and adoptive parents.
Sometimes, as foster and adoptive parents, we need to be reminded of simple truths. Not because we don't know them, but because we've been immersed in loving our people, advocating for the needs of others, and working through grief, trauma, and loss with
Fostering to Adopt: Answers | Mix & Match Mama
Check out our post about Fostering to Adopt: Answers on Mix & Match Mama , a lifestyle blog by Shay Shull focused cooking, raising a family, and travel.
Great Tips That Will Help Make Parenting A Breeze! - Amor de Mama English
Parenting is quite the journey filled with many highs and downs. By reading the tips below, you are here looking for ideas that will make your parenting journey a happy one. Think about what kinds of things you are telling your child! Your kids need...Seguir leyendo