I will continue to hope that my son and
I will continue to hope that my son and daughter will always remember their roots as they extend their wings. I will keep upgrading my parenting skills, while treasuring every interaction with my children as we each navigate our own independent journeys. I’ve learned that my hopes for my kids are important to me, and that no matter how much I try to protect and advise my children, they will eventually get hurt, and that it is 100% inevitable that my happiness equals the happiness of my least happy child at any given time.
“The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.” — Denise Wailey