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Jun 7, 2008
Time, hard work and patience are what good parenting is all about. In order to become a good parent who knows everything about your child, you must be able to discipline your child as well as yourself. But really, what is the definition of good parenting, and how do we become good parents?

Some would say it is a learned skill that we acquire from our parents on how they raised us until we become the person we are now. Some would suggest that taking parenting classes can help an individual develop parenting skills which some of us might be unaware of, and so on and so forth. Each one of us has different views regarding parenting.

Different individuals view good parenting differently, whether parenting classes or some other techniques are in use or not. Good parenting is being able to readily support the child. If a good parent performs optimum parenting technique, his or her children would echo that in all features of his or her life. Bad parenting, on the other hand, would allow less than the ideal results for the child. The success in parenting styles is ultimately the children being raised into that system.

There are a lot of sites in the Internet nowadays that are giving out free advices for effective parenting. One main tip that you could possibly receive is that don't let your children run your life. You are the parent therefore you must set boundaries to keep everyone in sync with each other.

Another important advice that you could possibly obtain is the importance of communication and the only way to start that is by listening to each other and not start a yelling battle when something does not go the way you want it. Tell your child that you will not continue the conversation when he or she starts to raise his or her voice unless he or she relaxes.

But what's even tougher is when you have to deal with your own child as a single parent. Being a single parent is not an easy task. What you may be able take for granted as a married person will be gone if you're thinking of single parenting. There would be issues like not having time for yourself... in essence your 'self' will become your children.

Knowing yourself and your children can make parenting easier. Always keep the communication lines open, especially in a single parent environment, because there may not be another adult that the child can confide in.

Parenting is one component of life that a lot of individuals share. Different kinds of parents have different parenting skills. The most important thing of it all is that you raised your children to be good persons, and that they succeed in all aspects in their lives, no matter what kind of parenting styles you practice.
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