Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day Feb. 25

Let your child express his or her unique personality. Kids reveal themselves through their clothes, their hairstyles, and the way they act.

Tip of the Day Feb. 24

Help your child clean his or her room. Donate gently used things to charitable causes. Talk about having less stuff.

Tip of the Day Feb. 23

Go to the zoo together. Discover interesting animals (and people) together.

Tip of the Day Feb. 22

Ask other parents which activities and family activities they enjoy doing. Then try something they recommend.

Tip of the Day Feb. 21

Encourage kids to share with others.

Tip of the Day Feb. 20

When life gets hard, be honest about it with your kids. The way you react to hardship teaches them a lot.

Tip of the Day Feb. 19

Notice when your kids pull away from you. Find out why without invading their privacy.

Tip of the Day Feb. 18

Teach kids how to be safe and how to resist dangerous situations.

Tip of the Day Feb. 17

Smile at kids whenever you see them. Be happy that you’re with them.

Tip of the Day Feb. 16

Be silly with your kids. Make funny faces. Create silly noises. Find ways to giggle.