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Chores: Let Kids Do What Works


By Jackie Saulmon Ramirez | April 22, 2015 My grandmother Mur used to say, “There is more than one way to skin a cat,” and she was right. This past weekend I came up with a new way to do … Continue reading

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It’s Not What You Say— It’s How You Say It


We already know that lecturing a child does not always get the desired response. Sometimes it is not what you say but it may be how you say it. By Jackie Saulmon Ramirez | July 3, 2013 While my girls … Continue reading

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Jackie’s Long List of Chores


By Jackie Saulmon Ramirez | September 20, 2012 Chores teach lifelong skills and values that cannot be bought. TIPS The word ‘Chore’ can be changed to: Duty, Task, Obligation, Service, Work, Toil, Job or Responsibility. Pick a word! Simply changing … Continue reading

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