Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day June 15

Help your kids identify adults they can go to if they need help. You can’t be with them every hour of the day.

Tip of the Day June 14

Decide which rules are negotiable and which ones are non-negotiable. Learning how to negotiate is a key skill kids need to learn.

Tip of the Day June 13

When your kids get bored, brainstorm ideas of what to do. If nothing sticks, give them space to figure it out for themselves.

Tip of the Day June 12

Introduce your kids to new people, ideas, and places to expand their world.

Tip of the Day June 11

Get excited about the things that bring your kids joy. Celebrate with them.

Tip of the Day June 10

Expect kids to make mistakes as they learn and grow. Be patient with them and keep teaching them how to act.

Tip of the Day June 9

Set aside time on a regular basis for your family to clean up your home. Encourage everyone to pitch in.

Tip of the Day June 8

Explore other nearby parks and playgrounds for free, fun, family time.

Tip of the Day June 7

Trust your kids to do the right thing. When they don’t, show them a better way.

Tip of the Day June 6

Tackle problems with your kids when they’re small. They’re easier to solve then.