Self-Esteem: You Can't Give it to Your Kids
As parents, we all want to raise balanced children who have confidence and self-esteem, yet it's a trait we cannot give them. No matter how much we want to. Here's what we can do...
We can model what people with good self-esteem do:
~ Bounce back from disappointment
~ Set good boundaries with others
~ Think positive
~ Never give up, embrace resiliency
~ Expect respect from others and respond in kind
~ Accept mistakes as part of the learning process
~ Maintain a sense of hope
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What's your favorite way to help kids build their self-esteem?