The Things We Do For Love: Parenting Style
“I can help with your logo, Mommy,” she announced. “Daddy, this is what it should look like.”
Here are the end results:
- From the mother who ate the burnt toast and equally-singed eggs on Mother’s Day morning, telling her child that the homemade meal was “delicious;”
- To the father that tirelessly played pitcher to his son’s umpteenth attempt at hitting a home run Sunday after Sunday, all summer long;
- To the grandparent that chose to consciously ignore her arthritic aches and pains in order to entertain her grandchild as often as she was able to see him.
As parents, we realize that the extent of our love for our children through what we would be willing to do for them. Logos aside, many of us would give everything we had to our kids, a decision based on the incredible love that we have for them. And that’s the way it’s supposed to be, isn’t it?
In terms of your children, what have you done for love?