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PEACEful home! Simple Tips to help have one!

Your home may not be perfect, life is being lived there.  Dishes get dirty, clothes need washing and kids will get into trouble but there are some things you can do to help make your home more peaceful.
1)Speak with kindness, others tend to pick up on how we are speaking and acting
2)Spend time together as a family, eat together,play games, watch a movie, go for a walk
3) Somethings just have to be done to keep a house running-do them with a good attitude.  For example, dishes must be washed but if you gripe and grumble all the way through, it will be much harder than if you just do them and maybe with a smile, or talk to your child or hubby as you do them together.
4) Apologize when wrong and do it as soon as possible-the longer hurt feelings are allowed to grow, the bigger that they can get, so just apologize and move on.
5) Hug-your spouse and your kids, even teens still need hugs even if it is sometimes hard for them to ask for them
6) One of the best things you can do to make your home peaceful is to pray-pray daily-pray for your family-lift each of them to God. 
There is no magic formula for having a peaceful home but if you try these things I bet you will see a difference.
God bless,

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