Make the little things count
Raising children demands a vast set of complex skills that can’t be distilled into a Top 10 list like you’d see on Letterman. Still, the lofty fundamentals — love, respect, morality — are surprisingly easy to reduce to simple, achievable daily goals. Hey, it worked for Moses, the other guy with the Top 10 list.
None of these goals will make you smack your forehead and wonder why you never thought of them before. In fact, you probably do many of them already, three days out of four. It’s a matter of being mindful of what you’re doing, rather than acting on reflex.
Click through this gallery for our top ten list of little ways to do something good for your kids — today.