There comes a moment in most parents' lives when their child does something exactly like them. And it's not always a good thing. A friend of mine recently told me that she bought her toddler daughter a play kitchen, and the little girl started throwing the dishes in the sink and sighing ... just like she does. It obviously wasn't her proudest parenting moment.
Kids are sponges. Whether we realize it or not, they pick up almost every single thing that we say and do -- and it can be a real wake-up call.
A powerful video by True Activist called "Children See. Children Do." has just been released, and wow, it's a great, albeit intense, reminder of how our children absorb everything. It's a must-watch, and a must-pass along, for anyone with kids. Check it out: