Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day July 3

Ask your kids silly questions to jumpstart their imaginations.

Tip of the Day July 2

Give your kids some downtime to choose what they want to do.

Tip of the Day July 1

Need a summer project to do with your kids? Grow food you can eat like herbs, tomatoes, carrots, or strawberries. All you need is some dirt, a pot, and seeds.

Tip of the Day June 30

Help your kids clean their rooms. Put on music they like and dance (or sing) as your work. Getting your kids to do household chores >>

Tip of the Day June 29

Stop power struggles with your kids by remaining calm. Then offer choices to break log jams.

Tip of the Day June 28

Break new tasks into small, manageable steps that children can master without becoming too frustrated.

Tip of the Day June 27

Recognize the major, positive influence you have on your kids—and on the kids around you.

Tip of the Day June 26

Talk with your kids when they make money mistakes. (All of them do!) Discuss how to make better money choices next time.

Tip of the Day June 25

Soothe your kids when they get upset. Teach them how to calm themselves down in healthy ways.

Tip of the Day June 24

Eat a meal as a family. Encourage everyone to talk. Ask about what they’re interested in or what gets them excited.