Parents feel proud and happy of their children’s achievements. Just take a look at your social media accounts, everyday you will see posts of proud parents about their children’s attainments.
It is only natural for parents to aspire for their children’s success. However, when taken to the extremes, it becomes destructive. Because of the parents’ desire, children are being pressured to excel from a very young age. This has become the biggest cause of stress among the youth today. Sky Castle, the highest rated cable drama on Korean broadcasting history, is one of the top Korean dramas with lessons in life. It dealt with this sensitive style of parenting.
Are your children happy? Are they obedient? Are they capable and successful? Did you know that your parenting style have a great effect on who they are, how they see themselves, what they have accomplished so far and what they will become in the future? Over parenting will cripple your children while too little will make them lost their way.
If you have a child, you will probably understand why parenting is said to be the hardest job in the world. Yes, it is the most rewarding but it is also very challenging. There is no user manual nor a step-by-step guide.
There may be lots of available materials out there on how to raise a child; however, it is fact that every child is different. Each one has their own temperaments. Even if you are not a first-time parent, it is still going to be difficult for new challenges always arise in childrearing.
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Gone where the days where most children would go out and play with other kids. More and more children would rather stay at home because they are glued to their phones, tablets, games, computers or whatever gadgets that they have. More often than not, it’s the parents themselves who introduced the world of gadgets to their children.