Carpooling Strategies Increase Fun For Everyone

With busy after-school schedules, most parents will find
themselves on the carpool circuit this fall. Here is some
advice to make the ride smoother for everyone:

-- Set ground rules for proper behavior during the ride.
-- Limit the number of children you'll take.
-- Insist the noise level remains down.
-- Provide snacks to keep the kids occupied.
-- Try music and conversation to keep the group under
control.

Don't let distractions keep you from watching the road.
If a situation develops in the car that needs your
attention, pull over before you deal with it.

Tips courtesy of FamilyCorner.com Magazine -- http://familycorner.com

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