Parenting is not an easy job and there is no one right way to successfully raise a child. But, there are a few things that successful parents do to ensure an all-round development of their child.
The independent.co.uk says any good parent wants their child to stay out of trouble, do well in school and go on to achieve success, both professionally and personally, as adults.
According to an article titled 7 Habits Of Highly Successful Parents by Meredith Carroll published in babble.com in 2015, ‘the definition of successful parents is one that is universally shared and also one that has much more to do with parents and very little to do with their children’.
Some habits of successful parents include:
- Successful parents get ready for certain situations beforehand. For instance, they can sense when the baby is about to throw up and take appropriate decisions, which means there is no mess to clean up.
- Highly successful parents have the ability to tune out their children at key moments that include tantrums, repetitive and inane questions and absurd mealtime demands.
- Such parents can multitask. They can read bedtime stories while drinking water or having meals.
Apart from the above, there are other ways to exhibit habits of successful parents, like letting your children play, limiting your children’s TV time, fostering the little artist in them, snuggling up to your children and talking to your children.
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