Monthly Archives: July 2015

Book Clubs – Read this & Giveaway!

Be honest. How many of you busy folks and parents really take time for friendship these days? Mardi Link’s new memoir The Drummond Girls: A Story of Fierce Friendship Beyond Time and Change is all about the friendships we need … Continue reading

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Rewards versus Celebrations

Rewards are all around our children. Stars. Sticker charts. Prizes. Many of us automatically reward good behavior or new accomplishments with food. Even if you don’t dole out frequent rewards in your family, chances are your child is being loaded … Continue reading

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  1. Marisol says:

    Thanks for share this information. I have three childs and the prizes were foods or candies. It is bad this.

    • Heather Shumaker says:

      Try to remember the reward that comes inside the child. Then share your joy with the child’s inner joy. That’s what counts!