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: how and why they work
Family routines: how and why they work
Daily routines are how families organise themselves to get things done, spend time together and have fun. Get ideas to make routines work for your family.
New family routines: when, why and how to make them
New family routines: when, why and how to make them
Your family might need a new daily routine for many reasons – for example, if you’re not spending enough time together. Here’s how to make new routines.
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, plus tips for strengthening family rituals.
Adapting family rituals
Adapting family rituals
Sometimes family rituals need to change as children grow up and family circumstances change. Being open to change can strengthen family relationships.