Why We Don’t Reward Chores

Why We Don't Reward Chores

Personally, I hate doing chores. If someone paid me to do chores I don’t think it would make me any more likely to do them.  Sadly, chores are a necessary, if annoying, part of life.  Many families enlist things like chore charts, or other reward systems, to encourage children to do more chores.  We used […]

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7 Things to Know At Dance Performance Time

7 Things to Know at Dance Performance Time

Every June we have a week from hell.  It culminates in a beautiful pair of dance performances from our daughters, but it’s the longest week of the year. Our dance school, Kingston School of Dance, puts on an amazing end-of-year dance performance each year.  It’s even performed at the Grand Theatre – and the kids […]

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Easy Tips To Help Your Emergent Readers

emergent readers

*My posts may contain affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase through these links I will receive a small commission, at no cost to you. Thank you for supporting my business.* Every child is different.  I think that’s a bit of an understatement!  And it’s no more apparent than when your child gets […]

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