Get Aleteia delivered to your inbox. Subscribe here
Subscribe to Aleteia's free newsletter: Goodness. Beauty. Truth. No yelling.
Sign me up!

Not Prepared to Donate?

Here are 5 ways you can still help Aleteia:

  1. Pray for our team and the success of our mission
  2. Talk about Aleteia in your parish
  3. Share Aleteia content with friends and family
  4. Turn off your ad blockers when you visit
  5. Subscribe to our free newsletter and read us daily
Thank you!
Team Aleteia



10 Summertime manners to teach your kids so everyone can relax

ESB Professional | Shutterstock

Remind your children of these gestures of consideration and care for their neighbors.

Click here to launch the slideshow

Now that most kids are out of school for summer, it’s time for them to get outside and enjoy relaxing days with friends and family. While it’s wonderful to see our little (and not so little) angels running around without a care in the world, it’s important for them to still bear in mind a few summertime manners so that everybody gets to enjoy themselves, including the neighbors.

Click on launch slideshow below to discover a few basic manners to remind your kids of as they make the most of their break. A few will apply to mom and dad too!


Read more: 5 Ways to lower stress when traveling with kids this summer

Read more: Why your kids need a boring summer

Read more: Why it’s important to teach modern kids to “mind their manners”


Get Aleteia delivered to your inbox. Subscribe here.
Aleteia offers you this space to comment on articles. This space should always reflect Aleteia values.
[See Comment Policy]
Readers like you contribute to Aleteia's Mission.

Since our inception in 2012, Aleteia’s readership has grown rapidly worldwide. Our team is committed to a mission of providing articles that enrich, inspire and inform a Catholic life. That's why we want our articles to be freely accessible to everyone, but we need your help to do that. Quality journalism has a cost (more than selling ads on Aleteia can cover). That's why readers like you make a major difference by donating as little as $3 a month.