Take your children out occasionally for a treat

Dad sharing an ice-cream with his son

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Variations in the everyday routine help to keep things interesting. Suddenly announcing that you are all going out for an ice cream or whatever shows your children that you want to have fun with them.

Activities:

Low-cost ideas for dad dates

Dad dates don’t have to be about spending money – what’s important is spending time one-on-one with your child.

Experiences:

Alcohol and your children

What can you do to help your children understand alcohol is not the answer to their everyday stresses?