Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day Jan. 17

Find positive role models for your kids. They’re in your community, your kids’ school, and at your work place.

Tip of the Day Jan. 16

Exercise together as a family. Go for family walks. Swim at a community pool. Play games.

Tip of the Day Jan. 15

Give kids a second chance (and a third and a fourth) when they make mistakes.

Tip of the Day Jan. 14

When you see news that goes against your values, talk about that with your kids. Help them learn from other people’s mistakes.

Tip of the Day Jan. 13

Advocate that your community become an asset-building community.

Tip of the Day Jan. 12

Try a different ethnic food and learn more about that culture.

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.