Our families play a significant role in our development as people. That is why I think it is important to highlight good examples of how families, especially parents, influence us.
Joshua Becker at Becoming Minimalist celebrates the impact his parents had on him by writing a post listing 60 life lessons he learned from his parents.
“No matter how far we come, our parents are always in us.” ― Brad Meltzer
This weekend, my mother celebrates her 60th birthday. In two months, my father will celebrate his 60th as well. Unfortunately, the miles separate us. And I regret not being able to be there to celebrate with them.
My mother and father have been wonderful parents to me. They have worked hard to provide a stable foundation for my life and future. They have taught me invaluable lessons about work, marriage, parenting, relationships, and life. And to celebrate their 60th birthday, I thought I would use this public forum to give them the praise they deserve.
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Questions to Consider:
- What are three essential life lessons you learned from your parents?
- What relationship lesson did you learn from your parents that has been the most valuable?
- What life lessons do you want to make sure your children learn?