Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day Feb. 7

When your kids get mad, help them to calm down. Then encourage them to say what made them mad. Then find solutions that work for them.

Tip of the Day Feb. 6

Thank the adults around you who make a difference in the lives of your kids.

Tip of the Day Feb. 5

Give your kids more ways to participate in your family’s spiritual practices and traditions.

Tip of the Day Feb. 4

Talk about news that reflects your values. Explain why.

Tip of the Day Feb. 3

Use cloth napkins instead of paper ones. Have each family member use a napkin ring that’s unique so you can use the napkins a few times between washings.

Tip of the Day Feb. 2

Get to know the parents of your kids’ friends. Find out what you have in common.

Tip of the Day Feb. 1

Visit a children’s museum, a fine arts museum, or an art gallery. See what interests your kids.

Tip of the Day Jan. 31

When parenting gets hard, don’t give up and don’t back down. Find others who can support you.

Tip of the Day Jan. 30

Do things with children, not just for them. Play with them. Talk with them.

Tip of the Day Jan. 29

Ask your kids which adults they admire most and why.