Making resolutions for yourself is one thing, but making resolutions that impact on how you raise children is both more difficult and potentially much more rewarding. Our sibling publication Babble has a useful list of 2010 ideas for improvement-minded parents.
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Amongst the expected “use less plastic” and “get organised” tips, this one is worth noting even if you want to ignore all the others:
We’re all on the same team, yet we still snicker, sneer and judge one another. Don’t we have enough to worry about without micromanaging the child rearing of others or caring what the other mums will think? Let’s start the new decade by supporting and encouraging our fellow monster-checking, nose-wiping parents.
To help stick to those resolutions, check out our top 10 mind hacks.