Raise your kids to be adventurous

Set an example to your children of being adventurous – try new things, visit new places, and learn new skills. Teach them also how to identify the risks of a situation and how to manage those risks so that they can learn how to confidently challenge themselves.

  • Toddlers are tougher than you think – don’t leave it too long to start taking children on camping and other trips
  • Model confidence to your children
  • Check out organised father-child camping adventures and similar activities in your local area

Have a read of Kym’s article which she has written on encouraging an adventurous spirit in our children. Kym is one of our many supporters.

Tips:

Parents aren’t always right!

This is a short and humorous clip featuring Peter Rowsthorn and discussing the fact its okay for parents to not always be right!

Activities:

Take other children along with yours

If you are taking your child to something like the football, camping, dinner or movies, take other children along as well.