Menu

Home - GetParentingTips.com

En Español
Content begins here

Kids

Balancing work, play, and school can be a full-time job. Let us help!

You’ll learn new things from your kid every day!

Our kids - we love them to the moon and back. But our kids can also make us crazy at times. Creating routines and finding family balance can help bring peace to the household. It isn't always easy but structure can help with mealtime, bedtime, and playtime.

Get Help

Need parenting help now?

The Texas Parent Helpline team is ready to listen, find solutions, and direct you to the right local resources.

Call 833-680-0611   Chat with us   Text 833-680-0611

Articles about Kids

How kids can help and be safe in the kitchen.
Kids

Family Activities: Cooking Up Fun

How kids can help and be safe in the kitchen.

Your child will love having your full attention and your parent-child relationship will benefit from the time you spend together.
Kids

5 Steps to a Healthier Parent-Child Relationship

Easy ways to build and maintain family bonds.

Use nightly routines to turn bedtime challenges into bedtime wins.
Kids

Turning Bedtime into the Best Time

Use nightly routines to turn bedtime challenges into bedtime wins.

Get ready for the first day of school and year ahead.
Kids

7 Ways to Prepare for the New School Year

Get ready for the first day of school and year ahead.

Crossing guards help school kids safely cross the street.
Kids

Pedestrian and Bike Safety Do’s and Don’ts

Teach your child how to walk or bike to school safely.

 Children’s sports can develop your child’s sense of teamwork and sportsmanship.
Kids

How to Make Children's Sports a Win-Win

Win or lose - there are sports benefits for the entire family.

Fun children’s games to help with their pediatric development
Kids

The Power of Play and Children's Games

Fun children's games to help with their pediatric development.

Anxiety in kids is normal and you can help them through it.
Kids

Parenting a Child with Anxiety

Anxiety in kids is normal and you can help them through it.

Kids often have anxiety and stress. It is important for adults to understand how to identify and address it.
Kids

How to Help Your Children Handle Anxiety

Kids often have anxiety and stress. It is important for adults to understand how to identify and address it.

Is your child ready for a pet?
Kids

Kid and Pets are Great Together

Is your child ready for a pet?

Recognize the signs of grief and how to support your child
Kids

5 Ways to Help a Child Who Is Grieving

Recognize the signs of grief and how to support your child.

It’s never too early or too late to build confidence in your child.
Kids

Raise a More Confident Child

It's never too early or too late to build confidence in your child.

Siblings can be the best of friends but there will also always be a little sibling rivalry.
Kids

Sibling Rivalry in Children and Teens

Siblings can be the best of friends but there will also always be a little sibling rivalry.

The COVID-19 vaccine is now available for children 12 and older.
Kids

Why Children Need the COVID-19 Vaccine

The COVID-19 vaccine is now available for children 5 and older.

Raising your kids with healthy eating habits doesn’t have to be hard.
Kids

Healthy Meals for Kids

Raising your kids with healthy eating habits doesn't have to be hard.

Learn about gun safety to protect entire family.
Kids

Gun Safety for Kids

Learn about gun safety to protect entire family.

Talking to Your Child about Safety
Kids

Talking to Your Child about Safety

Strangers are not the only danger.

Dads make a difference!
Kids

Fathers Matter

Dads make a difference!

Kids & Mental Health
Kids

Kids & Mental Health: Anxiety, Stress, Depression & More

Understanding and supporting your child's mental health.

It is frustrating when your child talks back
Kids

What to Do When Kids Talk Back

Why your child talks back and how you can make them feel heard.

Keeping Kids Safe In and Around Cars
Kids

Keeping Kids Safe In Cars

Car Safety 101.

Find local support for parents

Explore programs in your area to help with parenting skills, crisis intervention, home visiting programs, community and school-based mentoring, and more.

Need parenting help now?

The Texas Parent Helpline team is ready to listen, find solutions, and direct you to the right local resources.