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Four common mistakes parents make when raising children

Arangi P. Arangi
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Being a parent is not easy. Many parents end up nurturing unsuccessful children in life because of silly mistakes. 

Children need guidance all the time. 

Unlike adults, some children do not know the meaning of life. 

You have to teach your children how to behave for them to be successful. 

Here are common mistakes parents make when raising children:

1. Allowing them to do what they want

Children need freedom. However, too much freedom is not good for your child. 

Do not allow your children to do anything they want. 

They need guidance all the time if you want them to be great achievers in future.

2. Being overprotective

Some parents are too overprotective. 

Children whose parents have this trait don't understand life. 

The children find it hard living on their own when the parents are not around.

3. Neglect them

Children require care from their parents. 

Some parents are known to neglect their children. 

Children will never learn to be responsible if they are neglected.

4. Not disciplining them

Discipline is among the recipes of nurturing good children. 

Some parents are too lenient to their children. 

Children need to be disciplined. 

Ensure that your child is respectful to elders and avoid doing shameful things in life. 

Failure to discipline them makes them a burden in the society.#MyLifestyle

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