Creative Child

Rebecca Eanes

Rebecca Eanes is the bestselling author of multiple books including Positive Parenting: An Essential Guide, The Positive Parenting Workbook, and The Gift of a Happy Mother. She is the grateful mom of two boys. 


Articles by Rebecca

Protecting Your Child’s Mental Health During the Pandemic

If nothing else, this pandemic will show our kids their own resilience and teach them critical coping skills that will serve them the rest of their lives. We can draw some positives from this if we are willing to look for the silver linings.

15 Backyard Activities for Kids

As most Americans and many around the world are under stay at home orders, I’m hearing that kids are starting to bounce off the walls. Now that the warmer weather is rolling in, thankfully we can remove the walls!

Designing an Environment to Foster Your Child's Creativity

Being creative allows children to express themselves, take risks, and try new ideas without (hopefully!) the fear of judgment.

Mindfulness for Families Amidst a Pandemic

With the emergence of COVID-19, mindfulness is now more important than ever in our daily lives.

12 Saint Patrick’s Day Activities for Toddlers

St. Patrick’s Day is filled with endless possibilities for creative crafting and fun activities!

Emotionally Healthy Moms: 10 Ways to Feel Better

Having better emotional health means we have a greater resilience to stress, more energy, a positive outlook, more confidence, and deeper relationships.

Connecting Through Creativity

When two powerful forces - connection and creativity - come together, happiness soars.

Creative Family Fun Nights to Build Connection

By adding a family fun night to your weekly calendar, you can strengthen your family while building a fun family culture that brings joy to all.

Three Creative Ways to Stop Misbehavior

Have you ever been stuck in a parenting rut? One where you’re using the same worn out tricks and punishments to try to get your kids to cooperate or behave and they’re just not working, but you don’t know what else to try?

12 Cute Valentine’s Day Classmate Gifts

To keep you from having to scour Pinterest for hours, I’ve done the searching for you and found 15 simple but creative ideas for classmate gifts.

Fun Groundhog Day Activities and Treats

These Parenting Styles are Best and Worst for Raising Creative Kids, According to Study

In the 21st century, creativity is of increasing value, and the seed for creativity is sewn early in childhood.

10 DIY Christmas Gifts Kids Can Make

Handmade gifts are great for so many reasons! Having your kid sit down and make gifts for others teaches kindness, thoughtfulness, and instills a giving spirit.

The Best Presence Money Can’t Buy

Here are three solutions for lowering your stress, being present and purposeful, and providing a holiday experience that will fill your child’s heart with joy.

Rhythms of Rest

Rhythms of Joy

Creating a Nurturing Environment Where Children Thrive

Children have been compared to flowers often as the similarities are evident – they are beautiful, they are unique, they require tender, loving care, and they each bloom in their own time.

Family Gratitude Practices for Thanksgiving and Beyond

It’s that time of year again. Thankfulness is at the forefront of our thoughts and conversations as we express how #thankful and #blessed we are to others.

Beyond Control: Finding Freedom and Peace in Parenting

“If you want your children to follow along a certain path, you must lead the way as the ocean leads a river home by remaining below it. If you manipulate, coerce and bully your children, you will have no power at all. If you lead with humility, gentleness, and by example, you will need no power at all.” – William Martin

Stoplight: A Helpful Tool for Helping Kids Manage Anger

Learning to manage emotions takes time and lots of coaching, but with your help, children as young as three can learn to manage their anger and frustration.
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