We often think of value in terms of marketing or consumerism, but what if we thought of value within our family unit? Each and every member of our family has their own value they add. We all have special talents which can enhance our family relationships. Have an evening or a rainy afternoon meeting with your kids to brainstorm and help one another recognize their own special gifts and talents? I’m sure your family has someone who: Can make you laugh Enjoys a good and lively discussion Is a caregiver Can fix or build things Bakes or cooks Is musical
Note: The Live iHomeschool Studio event has past but the MP3 recordings are still available, click on this link: iHomeschool Studio MP3 Recordings, or on any photo to purchase. *Affiliate link Ever wish you could pack up and escape to a Home School Conference? Then reality hits and you realise this year it won’t happen for you. It could be due to combined costs, let’s face it the fees can add up quickly! Travel Registration Hotel Meals Babysitting This year is different! This year you CAN attend a 4 day educational event made just for Homeschooling Parents! iHomeschool
*This post contains affiliate links. Summer time, A time to… unwind relax be adventurous play dream discover What better way to check off everything on the above list than to open up a great book! We are often sitting outside reading our books, getting lost in adventures of the future, days gone past, antics of the animal world or silly stories just for fun. No matter what book we choose to read, the 1 thing we love to do is gather around for our family read-a-loud time, and in the summer, we take it outdoors! Family Outdoor Read-A-Loud
This Post is a little different. This post is a Challenge! I am aware challenges can feel slightly daunting…but this one is easy and so worth while, I promise! Take the focus off yourself, help someone else out and improve everyone’s day in the process! Your Challenge Keep an eye out for someone who might need a hand today. In fact we can do this everyday! Get your family involved and make a difference. Yes, even the toddlers! Children have amazing generous spirits, we need to let them shine and let them be helpful in their own special way!
Do you look your children in the eyes when talking to them? Here is some encouragement for you to slow down and take the time to look into those sweet eyes of your children: For more on this topic check out my blog post: Engage Eye to Eye and Learn with your Kids!