14 Tips to Stop Anger and De-Stress

14 Tips to help you de-stress in moments of anger. Easy ways to slow down your thinking and regain your balance so you can be happy and let the anger go. Don't let anger control you. Learn to control your anger.

Whether it’s getting stuck in traffic or getting frustrated with your spouse, we all have moments of anger. It can be hard to slow down those angry thoughts before they seem to overtake us and cause us to say or do things we later regret. Learning how to respond to those feelings without angry outbursts is something that usually needs a lot of practice, but is well worth the effort.

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25 Travel Games and Activities for All Ages

 

Fun travel games and activities to pass the time when traveling, whether by car or plane. Categorized by age group, from toddlers to adults, plus fun activities for the whole family.Travel games and activities help make the time pass faster when traveling. Our family likes to have a variety of things to do when we travel to keep boredom at bay. Most of these work great in the car or on an airplane. This list of activities is divided by age range to make it easy for you to find the perfect thing for yourself or your family members. From toddlers to adults, there’s something for everyone.

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10 Tips for Potty Training a Reluctant Toddler

When potty training doesn't happen in a "magical" 3 day weekend and progress seems slow and hard, don't give up! Just adjust your expectations, give it time, and try to be patient. It will happen. Here's 10 tips that worked for my reluctant toddler.

For some of us, potty training doesn’t happen with just a 3 day potty training weekend. I’m not sure that’s truly reality for anyone, but when your toddler isn’t moving along as fast as his friends or your other children did, it can be frustrating. You might wonder if he/she will EVER be potty trained! Now that I’ve finally made it to the other side with my youngest child, I can confidently say that IT WILL HAPPEN.

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40 Songs for Hard Times: Break-ups, Grieving & Bad Days

This song list is full of reflective, comforting, uplifting songs for hard times, whether that be a break-up, grieving a loss, a really bad day, or any time you feel sad or frustrated and need to let your feelings out. Youtube videos and spotify playlist included.

Music has the ability to calm my heart and soothe my soul when I am having a hard day or going through something especially difficult in my life. There have been many songs that have given me strength and peace. Do you have any favorite songs for hard times?

This song list is full of reflective, comforting, uplifting songs for hard times, whether that be a break-up, grieving a loss, a really bad day, or any time you feel sad or frustrated and need to let your feelings out. Spotify playlist at the end.

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Make Kids Chores Fun with a Job Jar

 

Using a job jar for my kids summer jobs has saved my sanity. I don't have to think of different chores every day and they can't complain about what they got because they chose it! Free job jar label and 30 job ideas to print out.

Do you have your kids do jobs around the house? Does it get old trying to think of things for them to do without boring them to tears? I used to get so tired of thinking of chores my kids could do each day in the summer. Until, I created a job jar. This has saved my sanity, taught the kids new ways to think of cleaning, and prevented them from being bored with doing the same thing every day.

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