Monday, July 9, 2012

Accepting Our Child's Uniqueness

I love this.

It reminds me of the importance of recognising our children's uniqueness. It is meaningless to compare them to one another and meaningless to expect of them something that is not who they are. Our children will continue to surprise, amaze, irritate and disappoint us but we must always accept them for who they are - not wish (even secretly) they were more like someone else.

The only person they are supposed to be is themselves and our role as parents is to make sure they know this!

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