Routines, rituals & relationships articles
Strong families: what they are, how they work
Strong families: what they are, how they work
Strong families have love, security, communication, belonging – and routines to keep the family working well. Find out how to make your family strong.
What parents mean to teenagers
What parents mean to teenagers
Teenagers need their parents for love, support and guidance – although it might not always seem like it. Here’s how to strengthen bonds with your teen.
Family management
Family management
A happy, well-functioning family doesn’t just happen – you need put a little work into managing family life, routines and finances. Here’s how.
Family routines
Family routines
A guide to why routines are important for young children, adolescent children, teenagers and parents. Also includes information on how families can develop their own routines to suit the needs of each family member.
Creating new family routines
Creating new family routines
Your family might need a new daily routine for many reasons. Here are some ideas to help you when you’re setting up a new daily routine.
Good family relationships: how to build them
Good family relationships: how to build them
Good family relationships help your children feel secure and loved. Here’s how to build relationships with quality time, communication, teamwork and more.
Family rituals: what are they?
Family rituals: what are they?
What are your family rituals? Read how rituals make family members feel good and create a sense of belonging, with tips for strengthening family rituals.
Adapting family rituals
Adapting family rituals
Sometimes family rituals need to change as children grow up. Family meetings can help your family makes changes. Read more tips for changing family rituals.