Parenting can be hard but it doesn't have to be —and with these top 15 parenting ideas, you'll find the help and fun you never knew you needed— for success and happiness as a parent (and as a family).
Are you trying to learn how to be a great parent? Try to make one of these positive changes each day or week that will help your parenting skills feel less forced and more natural.
Is your family ready for back to school? Whether you are or not ready to go back to school, we have three epic back-to-school tips to help your family thrive!!
Note from Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family: In 2018, I had the opportunity to take my oldest daughter, Mary, with me on a service mission trip to Africa. Aside from being an incredible experience for me, personally, it was exponentially amplified by seeing how the trip blessed my daughter. She came home just bubbling over [...]
by Mark Timm, CEO Ziglar Family Money. For most families, it’s a taboo topic. As a business leader, I’m used to working with money every day. But I’ve found that I—and many of my colleagues and friends— struggle with our kids at home when money is involved, trying to answer what can they buy, what [...]
by Jenifer Truitt, Ziglar Family If I asked you to name three things that are wrong with this world we live in today, I bet it would take you less than 5 seconds to rattle them off. If pressed, you could probably also share an opinion or two about what could be done to 'make [...]
Editor's note: This week's blog comes to you by Ziglar Family's friend, Dayna Abraham. Dayna is a mom to three amazing super-kids; she's also a daughter, a sister, a wife and a National Board Certified teacher with a background in Early Childhood. Dayna spent her first 7 years as a mom thinking she was terrible at parenting, [...]
by Jenifer Truitt, Executive Director Ziglar Family Let me start with this: If you can relate at all, raise your hand! 🙋🏼♀️ 🤣 So, here we are again... the new school year is underway, and we're full of the same sort of inspiration and motivation that we have on January 1st. Not only are we [...]
by Jenifer Truitt, Executive Director Ziglar Family It's here... the day I've been counting down to with equal parts anticipation and dread for at least a year: we move my oldest daughter in to her college dorm this week. 😳 To say I'm emotional may be an understatement — I actually teared up at the [...]
by Jenifer Truitt, Executive Director Ziglar Family Shortly after school wrapped up for the year, which included my oldest daughter's graduation from high school, our family departed for our once-in-a-lifetime family vacation to Paris and London. We've been planning and saving for this trip for years, so when I say it had a lot [...]