It’s important to remember that being a great parent is part natural and part learned; even without the extreme situation we’re all living through, as parents there inevitably comes a time when we find the limits of our knowledge tested. It’s important to remember that gaps in our knowledge are not failings. It’s even more important to not allow our shame of those gaps to keep us back from learning more about the things that will help our kids develop and grow in the best way.  The more skills and techniques we have in our parenting arsenal, the better prepared we will be when unexpected situations arise.

Look at this time as an opportunity to do the following:

Any opportunity you take to improve your knowledge of parenting skills will be beneficial to your kids. For more information and resources, check out our website!