Top 10 Amazing Parenting Lessons from My Mom
Multiple rules, compartmentalising your child's day, hobby classes and tough competition â my mum would brush them off with â'we didn't have all this in our times.' Whenever my mom notices me running around from one end of town to the other, or hears my excuses on why I just can't find time to call her, she would talk about how easy parenting was â'back then'. One day, I sat her down and asked her what it was to be a parent 30 years ago, and why our lives as parents are so difficult. Here are 10 fantastic things she shared that shifted my approach to parenting for the better.