Parenting - Relationships | 0-18 yrs

6 Life Lessons To Learn From Children

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As we grow up, we learn a lot. The ignorance of our childhood is gradually replaced with the worldly knowledge of an adult. While the things we learn help us successfully navigate life, at the same time, we also unlearn some things. These are things that we all had as children. When we were free from our biases and preconceptions. When we looked upon the world with an open mind and heart. 

Unfortunately, as we age, we forget about these things. The world sinks into us and we forget how to laugh, love freely, take risks and be creative. 

We can look at our children to remember and relearn these behaviours that we once practised.

Flip through our ClipBook to discover some of the life lessons you can learn from your child.

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Live In The Present

As adults, we are constantly remembering the past or worrying about the future. Children on the other hand know how to enjoy the beauty of the present moment. They have no preconceptions, express their emotions uninhibitedly and live for the day...

Be Innovative

Children are technologically adept, flexible and creative. All of these traits means that they are easily able to come up with innovative solutions to complex problems. If adults learned to align their thinking to that of a child's they too would ...

Laugh

Laughter is a vital part of our lives to be adult but as adult we're far too serious to get enough of it. Children find happiness in the smallest things and this causes them to smile and laugh. We've all heard that laughter is the best medicine so...

Notice The Little Things

Children pay attention to the little things, which is why they often notice things that adults miss out on. Adults concentrate too much on sifting information to focus on what is important. By contrast, children give everything equal importance an...

Be Brave

Unlike adults, children are not afraid to try new things or make new friends. Children have less inhibitions, they are not scared of what others might think of them for doing the things they do. In this this way, they are much braver and more care...

Be Creative

Children have fun with whatever they're doing and this brings out their creative side. Unlike adults, they don't get stuck in their heads, searching for rules or guidelines to follow. Children just let their ideas flow free and this is what makes ...

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