Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day Jan. 11

Get to know your neighbors and your neighbors’ kids.

Tip of the Day Jan. 10

Schedule family time on a regular basis so that everyone isn’t always going in different directions.

Tip of the Day Jan. 9

As a family, talk about what each person is learning about that gets him or her excited.

Tip of the Day Jan. 8

It’s okay to get overwhelmed from time to time as a parent. Be patient with yourself.

Tip of the Day Jan. 7

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 Jan. 6

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

Tip of the Day Jan. 5

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

Tip of the Day Jan. 4

Avoid being the only parent in your kids’ lives. Find other adults who can help your kids grow up well.

Tip of the Day Jan. 3

Apologize to your kids when you lose your cool. Parents aren’t perfect.

Tip of the Day Jan. 2

Listen more to your kids and talk less.