Consequences are tough... But that's LOVE- letting your kids learn NOW when the consequences aren't as tough as when they are adults.

5 Thought on Smart Money Kids

5 quotes and thoughts from the book Smart Money Smart Kids by Dave Ramsey and Rachel Cruze. The way we handle money and teach our kids about money does effect their future.

Tough Love | Sometimes people, including your own family, will not understand the love

If the enabling from everyone doesn't stop you'll never change. I love you more than you'll ever know and because I do walking away hurts a lot less than watching you repeatedly ruin your life making endless bad choice you know you shouldn't.

Let them fall and skin their knees ... help them get back up and try again!

Don't rescue your child from a challenge. Teach them how to face it. From Catalyst: I'd say this depends on whether the challenge is one that the child has chosen him or herself, or whether it was just a requirement.

Your children need you!!! Love them enough to do the tough work. The rewards are unlimited for both of you.

"Parents who are afraid to put their foot down usually have children who step on their toes." Chinese Proverb ---saying no is always hard but needed a lot of the time.

My husband and I pretty much live by this. We've had to make many sacrifices, but do so because it's in the best interest of our child.

I have made some hard decisions in my career to pick my kids first and school is not fun always, but they need to know a degree is important.

Exactly!! Don't accept people treating you less than you deserve

"Unconditional love doesn't mean you have to unconditionally accept bad behaviors." Don't let loved ones treat you badly and that means parents, siblings, offspring, extended family and long term friends.

Teaching our kids godly character can be tough. They are in a world where they are faced with anything but. It is important that we prepare them for now and as growing independent adults. love, kindness, gratitude, serving others, worship God, forgiveness, wisdom

Seeking God With Jaime Wiebel

Teaching our kids godly character can be tough. They are in a world where they are faced with anything but. It is important that we prepare them for now and as growing independent adults. love, kindness, gratitude, serving others, worship God, forgiveness, wisdom

I can relate however I would have loved to read the rest of the article...

I'm so thankful that my mom and dad loved me this much and in doing so they taught me how to love and parent Grant. God blessed me with the best parents anyone could ever hope for.

"Never do for a child what he can do for himself. A "dependent" child is a demanding child. Children become irresponsible only when we fail to give them opportunities to take on responsibility."

Never do for a child what he can do for himself. A dependent child is a demanding child. Children become irresponsible only when we fail to give them opportunities to take on responsibility.

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