Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day, Jul. 13

Scouts and other youth groups are great places for young people to build strong, supportive relationships. Explore youth group opportunities.

Tip of the Day, Jul. 12

Babies are born trusting in the love of their caregivers. As they grow older, children sometimes need reminders. Give your children some sort of token—a note, perhaps—of your deep love.

Tip of the Day, Jul. 9

Start thanking your kids right away when they do things you appreciate. Even little things.

Tip of the Day, Jul. 8

Tell and show your kids how much you love and care for them by spending time together, asking their opinions, and setting boundaries.

Tip of the Day, Jul. 7

Build your kids up by acknowledging their unique skills and strengths without comparing them with anyone else.

Tip of the Day, Jul. 6

Make it a family practice to count to at least 10 whenever you feel like shouting or using angry, hurtful words.

Tip of the Day, Jul. 5

Hug each member of your family at least once today.

Tip of the Day, Jul. 2

Spend time at home each week, as a family.

Tip of the Day, Jul. 1

Encourage empathy in your children by engaging them in service to the community among people who have less than they do.

Tip of the Day, Jun. 30

Give each child one new job or responsibility and then keep tabs on how they are doing in order to help them learn to do it well.