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How to Make Custom Etched Drinking Glasses – Using Your Kids’ Drawings

Guess what? You don’t need a Dremel tool or etching machine to etch glass! You know those super cute custom-etched canning jars, glasses, and glass baking dishes on pinterest and etsy? Many of them were probably made with etching cream. I love this stuff,…

Empower Your Child To Be Kind And Assertive

At just three years old, our daughter Bear is very outgoing most of the time. There are times she’s timid, but usually that’s more because she needs food or sleep than because she feels shy. She usually loves greeting people. And she loves the…

Quick and Easy Mother’s Day DIY Decorated Flower Pots

Here is a simple, quick, and adorable DIY Mother’s Day gift idea that works great in a small classroom setting: Custom decorated flower pots, personalized with photos. Aren’t they adorable?  It might be a bit much to try with a large class, but with…

7 Ways to nurture your relationship with your teenager

How can I build a better relationship with my teenager?

I’m a mother of four. Our oldest three are ages 20, 18 (graduating high school this spring!), and 16. Our youngest is about to turn 3. When the older three were still in elementary school I rejected the concept of a traditional American teenager…