The first few years of a child until they become teenagers are the most influential. During this period kids tend to look up to their parents, guardians and even those they spend most times around which includes friends. As a parent, this is the perfect time to instill healthy habits that will ensure your child becomes proactive and the best version of themselves. This does not mean that as soon as they are teenagers you stop parenting but means you have imparted the core habits. The following are the 7 top essential healthy habits you should teach your child.
Whether he or she heard it from hanging out with their friends, watching movies, playing games or listening to music, swearing and cursing can make your kid look insensitive. Since young children tend to copy what adults say, parents should avoid using offensive language around their children. Creating a zero tolerance to foul words will also set the example of the language they are supposed to use.