10 Common Mistakes Parents Today Make (Me Included) | Kari Kubiszyn Kampakis

These days, I put more thought into long-term. I think about the kind of adults I hope my children will be and work backward to ask, “What can I do today to foster that?” Being mindful of their future has changed my parenting paradigm, because what makes my children happy at age 10 or 15 is somewhat different from what will make them happy at age 25, 30, 40 and beyond.

via 10 Common Mistakes Parents Today Make (Me Included) | Kari Kubiszyn Kampakis.

Some very interesting thoughts, many of which I agree with. As parents, we should be focused on raising people who will be able to navigate life.

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