Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day October 7

Teach your kids to be open and curious about diversity and to get to know young people who are different from them.

Tip of the Day October 6

Follow three key steps to teach your child something new. 1. Show your child how to do it. 2. Do it together. 3. Watch your child do it by him- or herself.

Tip of the Day October 5

When making family decisions, factor in your faith and your family values.

Tip of the Day October 4

As your kids get older, occasionally have each of your kids include a friend for your family times. Have fun together.

Tip of the Day October 3

Encourage your kids to take speedy showers. See if they can get clean in 5 minutes or less.

Tip of the Day October 2

Show your confidence in your kids’ abilities. They like to know that you trust and believe in them.

Tip of the Day October 1

Ask your kids what they collect and why. Enjoy their enthusiasm for their collections.

Tip of the Day September 30

Welcome your kids’ friends to your home so that they enjoy coming over.

Tip of the Day September 29

See life from your kids’ perspective. What can you do that would be helpful for them?

Tip of the Day September 28

Expect the best from your kids. Have high expectations that are realistic and stimulating to them.