On Greed and Gratitude: The Mom Hour, Episode 76

How do we handle the holiday “gimmes,” when kids claim to NEED everything on their gift list? What’s the best way to cultivate a practice of gratitude (and does it have to involve a craft?)? How can we include kids in meaningful giving during the holidays – and all year round? These are big questions and we’re taking them on in Episode 76 of The Mom Hour. Join Meagan and Sarah for a thoughtful, no-judgment conversation on raising kids to be thankful (even when they still REALLY want that toy…). Links we mentioned (or should have) in Episode 76 How we help curb the ‘I want that!’s during the holidays (Tsh Oxenreider for The Art of Simple) 20 Gratitude Activities for Kids (more than half of which do NOT require crafting/making/projects) (Rebecca Eanes for positive-parents.org) A Life Like Mine: How Children Live Around the World (DK Children & UNICEF, via Amazon) The Opposite of Spoiled: Raising Kids Who Are Grounded, Generous, and Smart About Money (Ron Lieber, via Amazon) Playmobil Advent Calendar Playset (via Amazon)            Our 2015 holiday-related episodes, for your convenience: Gifts That Go The Distance (Ep28) Moms Deserve a Magical Holiday, Too (Ep30) [...] The post On Greed and Gratitude: The Mom Hour, Episode 76 appeared first on Life, Listened..

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