10. Spend quality time with your children
Time-in is another buzz word right now, emphasizing the importance of giving kids attention when they're behaving positively. Moreover, when you make a conscious effort to spend time with children on a predictable, regular basis, they're less likely to act out in search of your attention. As The Happiest Toddler on the Block describes, even five minutes of focused attention every hour is enough to help many little people feel happier and less likely to misbehave.