Everyday Parenting Tips

The little actions you take every day add up, helping kids grow to be confident and responsible.

2 tips for raising successful kids: —> 1. Establish clear boundaries. 2. Enforce consequences for not abiding by them.

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Tip of the Day January 29

Develop a network of friends who are willing to step in and “co-parent” on occasion (babysit, pick up a kid from school, grab an item at the store, etc.). It takes a village!

Tip of the Day January 28

Try to be ready to listen whenever kids are ready to talk. When they are ready to share an important thought, a tough experience or a difficult question, make yourself available.

Tip of the Day January 27

Support your child’s interests and seek out opportunities for them to develop their talents. As they grow older, it may help them make important decisions and life choices.

Tip of the Day January 26

Make a point to spend 1 on 1 time with your children throughout the week. Consider a “date night” with each child individually on a regular basis.

Tip of the Day January 25

Foster a strong work ethic. Encourage your kids to do their best at every task they undertake, no matter how small, no matter how “unimportant”.