Are you looking for some parenting advice? Here are some practical tips that you can start using right away:
Be an Encourager
-Praise effort more than outcome.
-Give choices as often as possible.
-Give lots of hugs, kisses, and high-fives.
-Say “I love you” often
Be a Teacher
-Incorporate learning into daily activities.
-Allow mistakes & teach problem-solving skills.
Be the Example
-Children remember more of that they see than what they hear.
-Set the standard for your family’s values and morals.
Be a Strong Communicator
-Be consistent with expectations and consequences.
-Help your child learn the art of listening.
-Don’t be afraid to admit mistakes and say “I’m sorry.”
-Your child needs to know you aren’t perfect.