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Tip of the Day December 18

On a clear night, look for constellations in the sky.

Tip of the Day December 17

Read the newspaper’s comics as a family. Enjoy a good laugh together.

Tip of the Day December 16

Allow your kids to express all feelings, but be clear about appropriate ways to do so.

Tip of the Day December 15

Monitor your child’s stress levels. Each child reacts to stress differently, so become acquainted with how they act under stress.

Tip of the Day December 14

Encourage your kids to cut down on drinking soda pop since it raises their risk for developing cavities and diabetes.

Tip of the Day December 13

Volunteer at your child’s school or preschool in a way that you enjoy.

Tip of the Day December 12

Make a list of five reasons you became a parent. Read it on a hard parenting day.

Tip of the Day December 11

When kids ask questions about sex, answer accurately and simply. Be open to their questions.

Tip of the Day December 10

Teach your kids how to care for a special item, but don’t expect them to care for living things (such as pets and plants) all by themselves.

Tip of the Day December 9

Feel free to be crabby from time to time. Parenting can be stressful.