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Note: As of 2017, The New Homemaker is an archive. The articles on the site are all original to TNH.

Snips and snails and puppy dog tails? Don't believe it for a minute!

Boys are stereotyped as wild, hard to handle and inevitably up to some daredevil antics, so all their actions are looked at in that light. All little kids love and need an energy release. Adults look at the actions of children and put our own labels on them.

What to do when the kids say there's nothing to do
Clear out the clutter, make some butter!
One way to psych yourself up for the day