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Toddler Chores-Tips For Getting Started
(By Lindy Manuel)
Around one and
a half to two years, toddlers are really starting to
enjoy imaginative play and also love copying the adults
in their life. This is a great time to start teaching
them to clean up after themselves and start doing little
chores to help out around the house.
Internet safety for child one of the first things you can have your child do is
throwing dirty clothes into the hamper. In our house, we
have a hamper for mommy and daddy and a separate one for
the kids. At first, we taught our son where his hamper
was and had him take his clothes there whenever we
changed him. After he mastered that, I could ask him to
take a shirt or something of mine to the big hamper.
Before long, he would come ask me for clothes to put in
a hamper. Any other chores involving putting things into
other things will work at this point, such as non-messy
trash in the trash can and recyclables in the
It is important for children to learn to clean up after
themselves, but they need the task broken down into
little steps. Keeping the toys sorted and stored in bins
and containers will help with this. Also, don't let them
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Family History – 3 creative ways to leave your own legacy
(By Tim Lassig)
I am sure you are interested
in create a compelling family history with all your
digital memories. The chances are that you’re already
doing many of the right things. You’re probably already
capturing lots of good digital memories. Hopefully
you’ve started converting your non-digital files to
digital format. Maybe you’re even better than the
average family about getting that video camera out
often, and incorporating it into special events and
Here are 3 creative methods you can use that add a whole
new level to your memories and family history?
Step 1: Historical changes
Think about the world twenty years ago. So much has
changed between now and then? Encapsulating this in how
you record and save your memories will be fascinating
not only later in your life but also for your future
generations. There are many details that you can trap.
The variances in your family beliefs, family habits,
past times and even family sporting endeavors.
Step 2: Technological changes.........READ
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