The Love Languages of Appreciation (How To Tell Your Spouse Thank You)

The Love Languages of Appreciation (How To Tell Your Spouse Thank You) On this week’s episode of “The Intentional Family Moment“, we discuss a listener’s question about appreciation. They wanted to know how they could better show appreciation to their spouse. We concluded that first, you need to know your spouse. In order to communicate…

Story stones

Sticks & Stones Story Time Bag (Family Bedtime Story Craft)

Sticks & Stones Story Time Bag Family Bedtime Story Craft Bedtime is a time when children practice routines, learn healthy habits, process their day, start to read, and probably most importantly: bond with family members. This “Sticks & Stones Story Time Bag” was a fun family-friendly craft to make as well a super useful bedtime…

Sunshine Jar

Sunshine Jar (Positive Family Craft)

Sunshine Jar (Positive Family Craft) Recently on our podcast, we challenged you to make a family tradition that matters. We personally decided to make a new one. Most family traditions are yearly, but this one is a new nightly ritual that we love. This up-cycled craft is a twist on the popular “warm fuzzies jar.”…

Improve your family traditions

Make Your Family Traditions Matter (Plus Ideas For Creating New Ones)

Make Your Family Traditions Matter (Plus Ideas for Creating New Ones) In this week’s podcast, we discussed “Why do family traditions matter?” Family Traditions are great for bonding and instilling values, but do you know why you started them? Do they feel like your own? Here are some ideas for making your family traditions more…

Service Opportunities for Families

Family Service Opportunities (The Ultimate List of Volunteer Opportunities for the Whole Family)

Family Service Opportunities (The Ultimate List of Volunteer Opportunities for the Whole Family) We recently posted 25 ideas for doing service with your family (even your toddlers). With your help, we have now put together a specific list of organizations that allow families to volunteer together. If you think we’ve missed one, feel free to…

DIY Toddler Craft

Toddler DIY: Home Playset Craft (Easy Family Friendly Craft Idea)

Home Playset Craft Toddler DIY This Toddler DIY was perfect for so many reasons: a toddler can do it, it’s portable for travel, it encourages imagination and it was really easy. So grab your little ones, a few (cheap) supplies and have a fun family craft night! (Note: Small parts are a choking hazard to…