Amusement – even on a bad day they will do or say something that makes you smile
Dedication – helping and supporting your child in everything they do
Openness – helping them understand who they are and where they come from
Patience – required by the bucketful, but inevitably it does run out
Tenacity – never giving up
Irritation – sometime you just can’t help but feel irritated, by children, teachers, social workers, other parents, partners, in fact just about everyone!
Ordinary – the never ending hope that today will be an ‘ordinary’ day with no incidents or drama
Nurture – what it’s all about!