“Parenthood…It’s about guiding the next generation, and forgiving the last.”—Peter Krause.
Boost Your Child’s Self-Esteem.
Catch Kids Being Good.
Set Limits and Be Consistent With Your Discipline.
Make Time for Your Kids.
Be a Good Role Model.
Make Communication a Priority.
Be Flexible and Willing to Adjust Your Parenting Style.
Show That Your Love Is Unconditional.
Know Your Own Needs and Limitations as a Parent.
Focus more on your children’s positive behaviour than negative behaviour.
Teach your children to focus on the needs of others.
Don’t shout at your children.
Give your children responsibilities around the house.
Build a strong relationship with your spouse.
Teach your children to view challenges positively.
Don’t do things for your children that your children should do themselves.
Help your children develop social skills.
Follow the golden rule. People will treat you in a similar fashion to the way you treat them.
Listen as much as you talk.
Set aside your pride.
Guide your children without controlling or micromanaging them.
Give your children a sense of security.
Help your children to develop resilience and perseverance.
Don’t worry that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.”—Robert Fulghum.