Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day August 1

Find a place where your kids can place their dirty clothes—so they don’t end up all over the floor.

Tip of the Day July 31

Make eating out with young children easier by eating at the same time you usually do and bringing your child’s favorite cup.

Tip of the Day July 30

Go through your kids’ toys. Fix those that are broken. Donate ones that your kids have outgrown or no longer want.

Tip of the Day July 29

Allow kids to succeed and fail. They learn from both.

Tip of the Day July 28

Blow bubbles with your kids. See if they can catch a bubble and then use the bubble to catch another to create double-decker bubbles.

Tip of the Day July 27

Build your kids’ self-esteem by loving them, accepting them for who they are, supporting them, and helping them to find other kids and adults who care about them.

Tip of the Day July 26

Attend the National Night Out each year to get to know your neighbors better.

Tip of the Day July 25

When setbacks happen, show kids that they’re only temporary and that they can do things to make the situation better.

Tip of the Day July 24

Reflect on what you like best about parenting.

Tip of the Day July 23

Involve your kids when planning vacations, getaways, and reunions. They often have great ideas on what to do.