Share a laugh

Telling jokes, watching a comical TV show or film together, or sharing a story of something funny that happened, are not only good for you, but they help build relationships and ease tensions.

  • Tell your kids “Dad jokes”.
  • Leave funny notes in their lunchboxes or send them a jokey text.
  • Share funny news stories via email.

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Talk on the Way to School

Walking or driving your kids to school is a great opportunity to find out how school is going and whether there are any issues.

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Take something from your children to your life on site

Take your children’s artwork or craft to your worksite, hotel, or home – the children will appreciate it when you value their work, and you will have a connection to them.