Family Bonding

Want a Close-Knit Family? The Best 35 Family Traditions, According to Science

Want a Close-Knit Family? The Best 35 Family Traditions, According to Science

Inside: If you want to nurture a strong family bond, here are the best family tradition examples, from everyday to annual family tradition ideas. When I was a kid, we didn’t have many family traditions, aside from spending holidays together. We didn’t pick berries at a local farm every summer, make hot cocoa to celebrate…

The Best Questions to Ask Your Kid Instead of “How Was Your Day?”

The Best Questions to Ask Your Kid Instead of “How Was Your Day?”

Inside: Stop asking your kid “How was your day?” because it doesn’t work anyway. Here are the best questions for kids that will actually foster a fun conversation. Every evening at the dinner table, my husband and I used to fall into this age-old parenting trap. “How was your day?”“Fine.” “What did you learn today?”“Nothing.”…

The Best Way to Nurture Your Mother-Daughter Bond: 101 Fun Mom-Daughter Date Ideas

The Best Way to Nurture Your Mother-Daughter Bond: 101 Fun Mom-Daughter Date Ideas

Inside: Nurture a strong mother-daughter bond with this epic list of mother-daughter date ideas, featuring fun mother-daughter activities for every budget. With four kids in our family, our daily responsibilities as parents take up most of our free time. It starts from the minute we wake up, when my husband and I start planning out…