This is the Maryland Week of the Working Parent, a few days set aside to recognize the role of parents in the state's work force and to help employers find practical approaches to work and family issues that affect their employees.
It's also a time to offer those parents a helping hand by sharing these Tips for Working Parents, developed by The Maryland Committee for Children, which is sponsoring the week. Today's tips address evening routines.
It's important for parents to have some time for themselves each day. A consistent routine can make sure you and your child get the rest you need. Here are some suggestions for doing so: