A Parent Is Born
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A Parent Is Born

12 Valuable Parenting Lessons I Learned the Hard Way

Because sometimes children make us better parents.

Photo by Tim Mossholder on Unsplash

Along the way, I learned some valuable parenting lessons.

#1. It is okay to let them out of your sight

#2. Don’t encourage their sense of entitlement

#3. Don’t stress over what others think

#4. Praise effort over results

#5. Defer more to your partner

#6. Set the rules first

#7. Teach by example

#8. Do more by doing less

#9. Allow them to manage their life

#10. Praise your kids for managing adversity

#11. Create a fight list

#12. Teach them what you know

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Vidya Sury, Collecting Smiles

Writing about Self Improvement, Mindfulness, Meditation, Parenting, Health, Travel, Life, Books. Showing my diabetes who’s boss. Visit: https://vidyasury.com