With a few pointers from the tips below, you and your family could get more out of every day. Or, try some of our challenges to really get things rolling!
After school one day, why not have a surprise picnic with the kids and chat with them about their day at school?
Give your kids chances to practice talking with others and learn how to listen and be understood, share, take turns, follow rules and be kind and helpful.
Organise a barbecue for your street so everyone can meet their neighbours. For tips on making this happen, see www.neighbourday.org
Helping others - whether they're friends, family or strangers, is a great way to give back and make yourself feel good.
Try cloud watching with your kids. Lie on the grass and talk about the different shapes, animals or faces you can see in the clouds above.