18 Apr '17, 10am

“Tip 2: Show them the “before and after” effects of their work” @laurabooz #holyhustle https://t.co/Uzzu8IDeWx

“Tip 2: Show them the “before and after” effects of their work” @laurabooz #holyhustle https://t.co/Uzzu8IDeWx

I’m sitting here at McDonald’s during my daughter’s Youth Group meeting on a Sunday evening. I have one hour to write this post and I’m determined to crank it out. “America’s Funniest Videos” is playing on the large screen TV and there’s an annoying beeping in the background, but I’m going to transform this white page into a helpful story by the end of the hour. This determination to “hustle” reminds me of the ways I’m currently building a work ethic in my children at home. I’ve discovered that they are more motivated when they Have a time limit Can see the “before and after” effects of their work Connect their work to something that energizes them Here’s a recent story to show you what I mean. It was that hour of the day when the kids are cranky and starving, my husband is coming home from work, the rice is boiling over, and the phone is ringing off the hook. I was busy i...

Full article: https://crystalstine.me/3-happy-ways-teach-children-hustle/

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