Topics

Parenting Table of Contents

Cleanliness Is Next To Godliness -- but What About . . . Neatness, Unclutter. . . Tidiness?
www.aslett.com/bookstore.com

homeschoolingbooks
Click to learn more

Homeschooling families -- especially those whose children have been in school ---quickly realize that homeschooling becomes home-living. We focus on home-centered life as a natural outgrowth of home "schooling" and soon we are living somewhat as our grandparents did -- cooking at home, entertaining ourselves in the "living" room (!) and caring more for our dwellings far more than when we were only in them to sleep.

So, living with home as the center soon brings each family to a confrontation with clutter, junk-collecting and untidiness in general. A family can't be in an environment for 24/7 and not mess it up! And even the cleanest person in the world is not necessarily organized and neat. It is conceivable that one person could spend almost as much time cleaning up as it takes two or three people to make the mess. In our world, so centered on consumption, often we are not in touch with what we need vs. what we have. Before we become buried under our stuff, help is needed -- and help exists in the form of Mr. Don Aslett.

Read more....>


Family Tools

island
Click to learn more

Imagine a company that sells only products that help families function more effectively. The word "tool' was selected to imply practical solutions to specific needs. Ultimately, we want to see families be intentional in their parenting through clearly established vision and purpose.

We want to move parents out of the realm of "theory" (ideas) and into the realm of practice (doing). Every resource is developed or selected because it provides practical assistance to parents. Whatever your parenting philosophy, a "Family Tool" can equip you to achieve your parenting goals

Read more....>


fresh   The Positive Parent

island
Click to learn more

Raising children is one of the most rewarding and challenging things you may ever do in your life. The rewarding part is surely self-evident enough, but the reason raising kids is so challenging may partly be due to the fact that they just don't come with an instruction manual. That's where Dr. Kerby T. Alvy fits in.

Dr. Kerby T. Alvy, a clinical child psychologist, is executive director of the Center for the Improvement of Child Caring (CICC), Studio City, California and a founding board member of the National Effective Parenting Initiative. His new book, The Positive Parent, contains a wealth of practical parenting information to help raise children that are happy, healthy and successful in their adult as well as childhood lives.

Read more....>


A NEW OPTION FOR THE DVD PLAYER
Review by Linda Pliagas


Click to learn more

It was his family’s lack of viewing choices that led Ken Carpenter to start a new company.
            After years of producing award-winning film and video projects for the biggest names in Christian media under his Franklin Films banner in Nashville, he gave birth to Franklin Springs Family Media.
            “As a father of  eight children – and as a television and video producer – I’m especially concerned about the profound influences of visual media.  We started Franklin Springs out of a desire to provide God-honoring DVDs that support what families are trying to develop,” said Carpenter, who started Franklin Springs two years ago.

Read more....>


Five Tools to Build Character


Click to learn more

What is character? How do we instill Christian character in our children? As parents, we are always looking for various ways to instill and encourage character in our children.  Our fast paced lives and the society we live in has a way of robbing parents of time and methods of teaching and encouraging character in their children.
At Pumpkin Seed Press, we’ve made it our mission to help provide families with the tools they need for Godly Christian character building in our children.  We know and understand the value of being present in your child’s growth, helping to establish their Christian character from the very beginning…here are 5 tools to assist you in building character into your child’s life!

Read more....>




Copyright © 2007 Modern Media - Subscribe to The LINK for FREE