show your love
5 Basic Tips To Good Parenting
If we just take care of the simple things, the bigger, more complex ones will take care of themselves.
While out on the web I ran into this great ‘poem’ by Diane Loomans. It contains the essence of how to Raise Your Child Right. I hope you find it as meaningful as I did.
er-paint more, and point the finger less.
I would do less correcting and more connecting.
I’d take my eyes off my watch, and watch with my eyes.
I would care to know less and know to care more.
I’d take more hikes and fly more kites.
I’d stop playing serious, and seriously play.
I would run through more fields and gaze at more stars.
I’d do more hugging and less tugging.
I’d build self-esteem first, and the house later.
I would be firm less often, and affirm much more.
I’d teach less about the love of power,
And more about the power of love.
Diane Loomans is the author of several great books for and about children. You can see them at Amazon by clicking the link below: