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Primary Task of Parenting

Primary Task of Parenting

Being committed to conscious and gentle parenting isn’t always easy when you weren’t raised that way. Breaking old and unconscious habits can be difficult. We accept and give the types of love we received when growing up. Becoming aware of our early childhood experiences is a good first step at creating change and growth. It’s never too late to be the parent you never had for yourself and your children.


You’ll struggle with trying to meet your children with the empathy, trust, love, and respect that they deserve if you don’t treat yourself that way. Do the work. Be kind to yourself. Empathize with yourself and validate your experience. Learn to recognize and honor the feelings that you were previously taught to suppress, ignore, and deny. Your kids are watching and how you tend to their feelings now is how they will do it for themselves later. Children have a way of holding a mirror to your shortcomings but you can end the unconscious generational patterns by conscious self parenting.

This post was brought to you by @the_shrink_mommy. More than a toy designer, be mindful is a community of parents who are going through the process of building the best denizens of next generation.  As such we encourage and delight in our community participating in our blog and social media efforts.  Your voice will be heard across our community and who knows which kid or which parent your wisdom will enlighten!  Feel free to email us at howdy@mindful-engineering.com or submit an inquiry on our site if you have a blog post idea you want to share!

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