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- Put away your phone in their presence.
- Pay attention to what they are saying.
- Accept their opinions.
- Engage in their conversations.
- Look at them with respect.
- Always praise them.
- Share good news with them.
- Avoid sharing bad news with them.
- Speak well of their friends and loved ones to them.
- Keep in remembrance the good things they did.
- If they repeat a story, listen like it’s the first time they tell it.
- Don’t bring up painful memories from the past.
- Avoid side conversations in their presence.
- Sit respectfully around them.
- Don’t belittle/criticize their opinions and thoughts.
- Avoid cutting them off when they speak.
- Respect their age.
- Avoid hitting/disciplining them.
- Accept their advice and direction.
- Give them the power of leadership when they are present.
- Avoid raising your voice at them.
- Avoid walking in front or ahead of them.
- Avoid eating before them.
- Avoid glaring at them.
- Fill them with your appreciation even when they don’t think they deserve it.
- Avoid putting your feet up in front of them or sitting with your back to them.
- Don’t speak ill of them to the point where others speak ill of them too.
- Keep them in prayers always possible.
- Avoid seeming bored or tired of them in their presence.
- Avoid laughing at their faults / mistakes.
- Do a task before they ask you to.
- Continuously visit them.
- Choose your words carefully when speaking with them.
- Call them by names they like.
- Make them your priority above anything.
Children are parents treasure and their most precious gift on this land. They must have seen the world lesser than you but they see it in a different way which you need to appreciate. Listen to them and try giving them as much time as you can. These moments are more precious than anything in this world
2 thoughts on “35 Ways to Respect your children views and ways to know them in a better way”
Very nice ,, Cool & holistic approach
very nice. It is very helpful to understand the importance of children