Set aside time on a regular basis for your family to clean up your home. Encourage everyone to pitch in.
Explore other nearby parks and playgrounds for free, fun, family time.
Trust your kids to do the right thing. When they don’t, show them a better way.
Tackle problems with your kids when they’re small. They’re easier to solve then.
Exercise together as a family. Go for family walks. Swim at a community pool. Play games.
Introduce your kids to new foods, such as kale, pomegranate, or wild rice.
Support your kids as they discover their emerging spirituality.
Protect your kids from things that scare you. Teach them how to protect themselves.
Develop your passions and interests. Following your spark sets a good example for your kids (and makes you a better parent).
Encourage your kids to state their views and opinions about issues. Ask questions about what they think, and be supportive of their independent thinking.
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