“Our highest endeavor must be to develop free human beings who are able of themselves to impart purpose and direction to their lives. The need for imagination, a sense of truth, and a feeling of responsibility—these three forces are the very nerve of education.” ~ Rudolf Steiner
Over the last few years I have grown tremendously as a parent and it literally brings tears to my eyes as I type this out. It honestly isn’t easy to realize what kind of parent you are until your environment changes. What I mean by this is, parenting is generally cyclic in nature, we just do what our parents did and the circle goes on and on.
It may be a little too late to realize that something went wrong when you are unable to handle your rebellious teenager. After becoming a Waldorf parent you realize quite a few things, the parent itself requires to make tremendous sacrifices as well as work on their inner self, habits etc. But the fruits of your efforts shall reap, well grounded, well aware, holistic adults.
Here are 6 essentials that will greatly assist you on your parenting journey and build stronger adults…
“It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” ~ Frederick Douglass
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