Halloween…Denounce or Redeem?

Halloween is a hot button issue in Christian circles these days. Some claim that participating means that we are promoting a satanic holiday. I don’t agree. God can use anything to bring people to him. So what makes Halloween so controversial anyway?     Pagan Origins Halloween has its roots in the pagan ritual of Samhain. It was a night […]

Family Movies that Encourage Kindness

If you have a visual learner, movies are a wonderful way to teach them about kindness and compassion. There are some really great movies out there, but it can be difficult to find them amongst all the…well, not so great ones. My kids love to watch movies, and we’ve discovered some real gems. This post may contain some affiliate links […]

21 Amazing Books About Kindness for Kids

Using books about kindness to teach kids doesn’t have to be complicated or time-consuming. Books are wonderful tools to teach children. The stories draw them in, capture their imaginations, and imprint important lessons on their minds. For these reasons, and many more, it’s vital that we as parents choose books wisely so that we’re building up desirable character, habits, and […]

Random Acts of Kindness Challenge for Siblings

The sibling relationship can sometimes be a little strained, especially in a homeschool setting where they are with each other all day. Here are some ideas to challenge and inspire your kids to be a little more kind to each other every day.   Don’t forget to grab the free printable at the bottom of the list so that you […]

Random Acts of Kindness Challenge for Parents

While the kids are busy learning all about being kind and putting that into practice, you can be a leading example by showering your family with kindness every day! Here are some ideas for inspiration.   Things that don’t cost a cent Make a list of the needs you see in your family and start praying over them daily Give […]

Random Acts of Kindness Challenge for Kids

When it comes to finding Random Acts of Kindness that kids can do we have to keep things pretty simple and, of course, safe while also being fun. I’ve put together a list of ideas for kids that will hopefully inspire your family to spread some kindness every day! Don’t forget to grab your free printable list. Check off any […]

15 of the Best Free Random Acts of Kindness Printables

I’m kicking off this week with the best free Random Acts of Kindness printables from across the internet! These printables are all designed to make your planning efforts as easy as possible. Use one, or use them all! It’s up to you. You can refer back to this post throughout the week as you plan your Random Acts of Kindness.

Random Acts of Kindness Every Day

The official (or unofficial, depending on who you ask) Random Acts of Kindness Day was this past weekend. It’s a day set aside for people to do something nice for someone else…to get the ball rolling, so to speak, and hope that the recipient(s) of your kind acts will pay it forward. But why stop after the official day? Why […]

Fun & Free Printable Valentine Cards

My kids really enjoy Valentine’s Day and giving sweet little cards to their friends. True to my wait-til-the-last-minute-to-do-anything tendencies, I never remember to pick up a pack of cards. Thank goodness for creative people who are so generous with their talents!   This Fun & Free Valentine’s Day Cards post may contain referral links for your convenience. For more information, please […]

Super Quick and Easy Halloween Crafts

My kids LOVE Halloween crafts – or any crafts for that matter. Me? Not so much. I don’t like having to gather all the supplies and I really don’t like the mess. I do appreciate the creative gifts that my kids have so I want them to enjoy some fun crafts, especially around the holidays. Quick & easy crafts are my […]