Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day, Mar. 1

Never just tell your children how to resolve a situation. Talk, listen, offer insight, and help guide them toward an answer.

Tip of the Day, Feb. 26

As you help your children grow, find ways to grow your own spirit and soul. They will be inspired.

Tip of the Day, Feb. 25

Don’t try to fix all your kids’ problems. Do try to help them find solutions on their own.

Tip of the Day, Feb. 24

Do something today that makes you feel good about yourself.

Tip of the Day, Feb. 23

Encourage your child to try something new and challenging this week. Or to retry something that has been difficult in the past.

Tip of the Day, Feb. 22

Practice letting your kids have extra freedom in safe situations. You might be amazed at their competence.

Tip of the Day, Feb. 19

Share your parenting worries with other parents. Having support will benefit both you and your children.

Tip of the Day, Feb. 18

The more positive adult relationships your kids have, the better. Encourage adults you like to get to know your kids.

Tip of the Day, Feb. 17

Give each of your kids a hug today, even if they’re really big kids.

Tip of the Day, Feb. 16

Raising strong children requires boundaries. Learn to say no to your kids when their actions are unsafe, disrespectful, or otherwise out-of-bounds.