Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day December 5

Find out which aspects of the holidays your kids enjoy most. Create more holiday traditions that they enjoy.

Tip of the Day December 4

When kids misbehave, focus on changing the behavior and not blaming your child.

Tip of the Day December 3

Ask your kids which famous people they admire. Find out why.

Tip of the Day December 2

Create a shopping list before you go into a store. Explain to your kids that making a list (and sticking with it) helps you budget your money well.

Tip of the Day December 1

Ask your child how he or she spends time during recess and lunch.

Tip of the Day November 30

Learn more about media ratings so that you can teach your kids about them.

Tip of the Day November 29

Help your kids understand the needs of each family member. Some go to sleep earlier than others (and need some quiet). Others need to be more physically active.

Tip of the Day November 28

Be honest if you have a bad habit. Then show your kids how to develop healthy habits.

Tip of the Day November 27

Involve your kids in family decisions so that they’re more apt to buy into them.

Tip of the Day November 26

Instead of buying gifts for birthdays and holidays, make gifts with your kids.