When you think of the character traits you want your child to have when they grow up, what are they? Everyone is a little different, but most people want their children to be resilient , independent , and self-assured. We also want them to be compassionate , kind and caring, and a range of other things too. But the important thing is that we want our children to grow up to be able to stand on their own two feet.
As a parent, you deal with a LOT of feelings on a daily basis. And sometimes, it can all get to be just a little bit much! Children are looking for empathy and understanding. Crying is ok. Crying is always appropriate.
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