Ok so I’m not going to say ‘hey you should teach your children these things’ because we all have our own interests and to be honest there’s things on this list I still need to learn but a conversation prompted thoughts about things I should definitely teach my children.
Here’s 21 brainstormed ideas, in no particular order, to get me started in raising a well rounded, successful adult someday.
Please share anything I missed with me in the comments or tell me what you think about my ideas. Thanks so much for reading.
2. Taking responsibility
3. Proper hygiene and housekeeping
4. How to budget
5. A creative outlet
6. Time management
7. How to find credible information
8. To be generous, kind and giving
9. Healthy eating
10. About exercise
11. How to save for the future
12. How to make big purchases
13. How to be independent
14. The dangers of drugs and alcohol
15. How to value alone time
16. About politics and religion and how to follow their own beliefs
17. How to study
18. How to meditate
19. How to read
20. How to plan
21. How to have fun