Find me at Parentdish Canada today sharing three things I don’t make my toddlers do.
I roll my eyes at the pre-baby me. She had some sticky and naive ideas on how parenting ‘should be.’ Come this summer, I will have three kids under the age of three and a half, and it’s safe to say I would just smile and offer her a double Tom Collins and tell her to forget everything she thinks she knows about parenting.
She wasn’t completely wrong, though. While I’ve learned to negotiate a lot of things as a parent, I still have a core list of roles and values that I hold my children to. And I have a few things I have found that I don’t hold my kids to.
Here are three things I will never, ever make my kids do…… [Full Post]