At Aqua-Tots, we love setting goals almost as much as we love watching people achieve them, and the new year is a perfect time to start. Consider using the blank slate of a new year as a teachable moment for your little ones, offering them valuable lessons on how to create attainable resolutions, so that they can feel the joy of achieving them!
“Parents can start by explaining what a resolution is and give examples of ones they have set in past years,” says Dr. Kristen Eastman, PsyD, a pediatric clinical psychologist at Cleveland Children’s Hospital. “Asking your children for ideas and helping them evaluate the options together is really important.”
Read more of Parents.com’s suggestions for Eight Smart (and Fun!) New Year’s Resolutions Kids Can Make!