November is a natural time to focus on gratitude with our children. Some kids are born feeling appreciative for life and everything it offers. Some need a little more coaching. Here are some fun ways to build gratefulness:
Halloween is quickly approaching and with it MONSTERS! Costumes, decorations, movies, books etc. Why is it that kids are drawn to these mythical or fantastical creatures? For many of the same reasons that many kids love scary stories and movies.
I don't know about you, but the number of activities and events I want to do with my kids grows each year along with my FOMO! Since when did Halloween start in August and mean a full calendar of events and store aisles full of things to buy?
Sawchuk boys doing Astronaut Academy Book Activity
Raise your hand if you have stacks of activity books hiding in a closet or drawer in your house that have never been done or were barely started before they were tossed aside! My hand is raised.... but I have found som...