I CAN do it!
It is sometimes amazing to see what our children are able to do on their own. We see it on a daily basis, don't we?
But to tell the truth, they can usually do even more than we think. Giving them the space, the trust and the strength to believe in themselves is our job as their parents and as their caretakers.
"Little children, from the moment they are weaned, are making their way toward independence."
Yet, remembering not to push or challenge them above their limits. It is a fine line sometimes, also depending on the child and its own unique personality. Finding the right balance for each child is a challenging, interesting and fun task that we enjoy. Just stand back for a moment, watch and enjoy ...