Don't rescue your child from a challenge. Teach them how to face it. From Catalyst: I'd say this depends on whether the challenge is one that the child has chosen him or herself, or whether it was just a requirement.
There is a feeling that comes over my heart and soul when my GRANDchild crawls into your lap that I cannot explain to my kids but even if I did they still would never understand. It's a grandparent thing!
I first read this in a store that had a huge selection of wall sticker quotes for little girls, all were very mushy and beautiful. This was the only one for my new 4 lb boy in the NICU. Not funny at the time.but boy oh boy, did he grow to show me it is
Don't rush and expect them to grow up too fast. Let them enjoy being a carefree child as long as possible. YES! I agree kids need to kids! I want them to look back and remember their childhood filled with joy, love and laughter.