What's Your Self-Esteem Booster for your child?
Take a little time each day to watch the way you talk to your kids.
*What do you say to them when they share a problem?
*How do you react when they tell you things?
*Look at the ways they are trying to solve their problems.
*Can you see the way they view the world? Take a peek at the world from their eyes.
Statements such as:
*That was a very thoughtful way to handle that.
*Looks like you really spent some time thinking about that.
*What a great job you've done!
*How do you feel about your hard work?
help a child look at their own process and feel encouraged about their actions.
Do take time to acknowledge your child's strengths. They are you for such a short time.