What’s on your family’s summer bucket list? Picnicking under the stars? Having a water balloon fight? Making homemade ice cream? Well, this week in Operation Summer Fun we’re going to help you get your ideas down on paper so you can keep track of all of your big plans. To get started, gather everyone together […]
Looking for a fun craft for your child to do this summer? Why not have them create a scrapbook that will help them to remember all of the fun things that they did! iMOM’s new My Summer Stories printable is an easy and fun way for your kids to create lasting memories. Customize your child’s […]
Summer is awesome… until you run out of things to do. It’s not that you’re just trying to fill time; you want to make memories, you want to spend time with your kids, you want to have some fun. We have 50 ideas for summer games and fun that will keep a smile on your […]
This is a great tool to have on hand at all times. The babysitter checklist takes only a few moments to print and fill out. We recommend filling in the information that doesn’t change and making copies. When you go out, you can fill in the specific information and leave your children knowing they are in […]
Teens love a lot of things – their cell phones, their friends, their sleep – but they’re not too crazy about chores. So make iMOM’s chore chart part of their everyday routine, so you won’t have to argue with them about what you expect them to do. We made it easy and created one for […]
Divvy up the chores and get the housework done so that mom will have time for some family fun! When your kids are clamoring to get out on the weekend, but you are overwhelmed with housework, take time for an important life lesson – teamwork. Here’s a great idea for teaching teamwork. When there’s work to […]
What if you tried some very simple things over the next 14 days to improve your marriage? What if you could do one little thing a day to bring more love, laughter, and lightness to your life with your husband? What if you had nothing to lose by trying? We’ve come up with a list […]
Take the challenge! 30 ways, in 30 days, to be the best mom you can be. For each day of the month, find the corresponding number and follow the tip. So, if you begin the challenge on November 9; start with tip 9 and move on from there. You can repeat 30 day challenge every […]
Can siblings really be expected to be nice to each other? Well, yes, but unless your children just happen to have really pleasant dispositions, the training to be that way will have to come from you. So we’ve come up with 5 Ways to Encourage Sibling Love. Nothing fancy, just things like encouraging them to say […]
Keeping the lines of communication open is one of the best ways to prevent your child from drinking and doing drugs. iMOM’s Drinking and Drugs Talk family conversation starters will help you bring up this serious topic in a non-threatening way.
At some point, your children will wonder about who they will marry. Help them form realistic and wise beliefs about how to choose a husband or wife with these marriage conversation starters.
Make learning more fun with iMOM’s Math and Reading Reward Chart. As your children read and calculate, let them check off the cone and scoop squares in our reading and math log. When they’re all done, it’s time for a trip to the ice cream shop!
I do my best to encourage my children to be polite. But in the training stage (all of childhood!), they still need reminders here and there. That’s why I love this Social Manners for Children printable. It’s 10 little things that will make a big difference in helping my kids in the etiquette department. It has the […]
We all intend to ensure that our children are properly supervised at all times. But there are situations where, despite good planning and your best intentions, they become separated from their caregivers. If this happens while traveling or in an unfamiliar environment, it can be double scary for kids and parents alike. To help prepare […]
Just by filling your mind with the positive you can change your outlook. So have your children use this coloring page to write their five happiest words and draw a picture to go with each. Just seeing what they come up with will more than likely make you happy.
Letting your children have a cell phone can be a great tool for staying in touch with them and keeping them safe. But cell phone use can also be a point of contention. So, read over our Cell phone Contract with your child and talk about the guidelines. Then, before they make their next call […]
Before your children get behind the wheel, have them sign iMOM’s Teenage Driving Contract. The contract reviews safe driving procedures and offers consequences if those procedures are not followed.