I hate being late! Being a parent, this can cause some conflicts. This is an article with a lot of good advice, many that we have used in our own family.
When the alarm clock sounds and everyone in your family begins to begrudgingly make their way out of bed, there’s a long list of tasks that must be completed before everyone can leave to start their day. Getting the kids out the door before the bus arrives or the last bell rings can be particularly difficult, especially if you’re trying to prepare for your own day in the process. [...]
A few years back, I chaperoned some of my at-risk students to a 1 day Quantum Learning session. The presenters shared some valuable insights with all the students that attended. One such insight went something like this…
“Imagine that you received $86,400 a day for the rest of the life. The only condition to having the money is that you had to use it all that day. If you didn’t use all the money, it would just disappear. What would you buy with that money?” Of course the students raised their hands and offered suggestions of cars, houses, clothes, electronics, [...]