Moment of time
Parents recognize that, at least in theory, quality time with children is time well spent, according to a survey conducted for the Boys &; Girls Clubs of America and KidsPeace. In reality, though, finding even a few extra minutes a day to stop and take a collective family breath can be hard.
After analyzing survey responses from 1,000 parents or caregivers with children younger than 18 living at home, the two groups developed a list of ways to make every second spent together a little more meaningful.
Ask your child about themselves and their interests. Listen to their responses.
Delight in their discoveries.
Be excited when you see them.
Ask your child to help you.