One thing happy kids have in common
Grateful kids are happier kids. And encouraging this attitude in your child is as easy as pie.
Kids with character: Gratitude
Research shows that gratitude increases resilience, happiness, and optimism. This 6th grader finds reasons to feel grateful every day.
Getting kids to count their blessings
Materialism isn’t just about wanting more stuff. It’s a much more insidious mindset. The antidote may be as simple as practicing gratitude.
Do you make your kids write thank you notes?
I make my kids write thank you notes because I think that many emotions, including gratitude, sympathy, and love, are best expressed in words and on paper.
Growing gratitude: 8 ways to practice giving thanks all year ’round
Children and parents are happier and healthier when gratitude becomes a part of everyday life, research finds. So why not nurture it?
Are we raising a generation that is missing out on the benefits of gratitude?
Research suggests that we may be raising a generation that is missing out on the benefits of gratitude.
Raising grateful kids
Are children who learn how to count their blessings healthier and happier?
Saying thanks to your child's teacher
Parents share a wealth of ideas for teacher gifts, from gift cards to spa days to lunches honoring the whole school staff.