How to Encourage: Success Tips For Kids

August 20, 2016

  There’s a book called “Keys to Success for Kids” that helped me learn to encourage more.  It’s written by a kid named Caleb Maddix.  Caleb is a 14 year old who gives us some good ideas on how to set our routines and be healthy.   How to Be an Encourager The section called “Be an Encourager” on page 46 affected me by showing that anyone can help people who suffer…

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Candy That’s Good for You?

January 23, 2016

My mom told me she heard about some lollipops that are good for your teeth, and then she ordered a package of the mixed flavors for me to try.  They are really good, and good for you.  And, they are made by a kidpreneur! Lollipops that fight cavities?  It’s possible!  Buy some and see how they taste (Zollipops on amazon.com) As for the ingredients, we agree with Wellness Mama in the…

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Housekeeping Skills: Clean Up and Surprise Your Mom

January 17, 2016

The best way to confuse your mom is to clean your room by yourself.  Housekeeping skills are easy, I can tell you how.  This is how to keep your bedroom clean. Picking up your toys.  Any by making my bed.  And closing my drawers and closet.  Then I put my toys and books on the shelf. Then I put my dirty clothes away. You got this, too!  

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Real Life Skills: Kids Can Change a Lightbulb (with supervision)

December 29, 2015

Teach your child real life skills: Have you ever had a non-working lightbulb? I have had to change my bathroom lights once! It seems complicated and dangerous but if you have a parent/guardian around they can teach you how to fix that single pesky lightbulb that won’t work. My tips are: 1. Have the lights turned off 2. Have a parent/guardian around in case you get hurt 3. Have you…

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Gardening for Kids: Foods You Can Re-Grow

December 12, 2015

Gardening for kids: Did you know there are some foods that you can re-grow?  Don’t throw out the carrot tops, or the celery ends! Take the carrot top and place in a bit of water Change out the water every day In a week you can have new growth to plant See what we did? For more foods you can re-grow, read here: http://goodmorningcenter.com/8-vegetables-you-buy-once-and-regrow-forever-how-to-grow-them-full-tips/ http://www.eatclean.com/recipes-how-to/grow-avocado-tree

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3 Tips to Take a Selfie – Kids

November 10, 2015

photo credit: Zach Fralley Have you ever tried to take a selfie and took a picture of the ground or didn’t get someone else in there? Well here are my 3 tips on how to take a selfie! 1. Find a button that switches the camera to point at you! 2. Make sure everyone’s head is in the picture and you don’t miss someone out! (I recommend using a selfie stick!) and…

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Kids Cake Decorating

November 5, 2015

Submitted to Facebook on 11/15/15 by Kendra from NH: Kendra from NH says of her work, “I like cake decorating because my mom makes cakes and she is teaching me how to decorate them too. It’s a fun hobby and I’m learning a lot!” Hard at work decorating her two layer cake made all by herself (mostly). Like art you can eat. Her mom says, “Plus, it’s a life lesson for…

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Thinking About Business? Be a Kidpreneur

October 16, 2015

Youth entrepreneurship is on the rise as kids see they have to work for money for all the things they want.   Parents who own their business already know that the entrepreneurial mindset is a crucial skill in business success for their futures, even if they work on a job or for someone else and don’t actually become business prodigies or kidpreneurs.  Money management skills, planning and organizational skills, and…

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