Challenge your family to get into life
These are challenges to help your family get more out of life – but they're so much fun, they won’t really feel that challenging at all! Plus, you can try our handy tips to help get you started.
Try starting your own club or team and invite other families to join. Whether it’s your extended family, the neighbours or friends, your club or team could play a sport, go on weekly walks, or visit Canberra's great parks and nature reserves! Not only will you spend time together being active, you'll avoid paying registration fees!
Make time this week to sit at the table at least once a day to eat a meal together. Some families might find breakfast the best time for this, while for others dinner time is when everyone tends to be home. Just sitting, talking and connecting with your family can be beneficial for your health.
Try having a TV free Friday where instead of watching TV you do something together as a family or with extended family or friends.
Stage a ‘Superchef Kids’ event at home. Make chef hats and supervise as the kids run the kitchen. You’ll connect with your kids while they have fun and learn about healthier eating choices.
At each meal time you share with your family, take turns of telling each other the three best things that happened during your day. Make sure everyone has a turn!