How to be a good child to my parents

By knowing & playing your role perfectly!See, most of the people in today's world are confused about the relationship between parents and children. Should the child listen to their parents in everything or the parent should listen to the child in everything or is it a half half deal? Many number of

Do parents ever give up on their kids and why?

Do patents give up on their kids and why?Yes. Parents give up on their kids the same way some kids give up on their parents, siblings, extended relations, spouse, friends.... People give up on other people because there comes a time when self preservation is necessary. That may sound cruel but I've seen and lived through it. Growing up,

What is a word for: when life, family, external social pressures, and other possible factors all direct you towards a specific path or role in life that you wouldn't have done otherwise?

You can put your question in two different concepts; good and bad. Good could be expressed as groomed...molded...supported...encouraged...guided...prepared...nurtured. Bad could be called forced...pushed...told...coerced...duress...undue influenced...shoved...unwillingly...over-powered. just a few that came to mind :)

What family in your life was very bizarre?

That'd be me. I'm pretty sure I'm the crazy aunt with the wild hair and weird thoughts about the world. I'm too grounded to be a new ager, and too imaginative to be... well, you get the idea.I have never fit in anywhere

Do people have less happy family life?

Depends upon each individual of the family.I have been bought up in one of the most happiest places by one of the best parents in the world.Both of my parents have a good understanding till now even though my father has to stay away from us

How does family life differ for your children from the way family life was for you?

My daughter helped around the house when she was young. That all stopped in high school because of the amount of homework, research papers, books to read, mandatory volunteer projects and working part time.Mt sisters and I did not have the school work that my daughter did so it was our

How important is your family in your life?

With every decade that goes by (now six and a half of them) the importance of family in my scheme of things as only grown larger. I have witnessed that money, in my sphere, does not buy happiness. I have also seen that high position

What is a family? How is family important in our life?

There is nothing important than family they always come first. The meaning of family is to be with you until the end of your life whether you are in heights or downs. Family means the people you are surrounded by you. Never sacrifice relationships because

Do people have less happy family life?

Depends upon each individual of the family.I have been bought up in one of the most happiest places by one of the best parents in the world.Both of my parents have a good understanding till now even though my father has to stay away from us

Do people have less happy family life?

Depends upon each individual of the family.I have been bought up in one of the most happiest places by one of the best parents in the world.Both of my parents have a good understanding till now even though my father has to stay away from us

What is a family? How is family important in our life?

There is nothing important than family they always come first. The meaning of family is to be with you until the end of your life whether you are in heights or downs. Family means the people you are surrounded by you. Never sacrifice relationships because

How does family life differ for your children from the way family life was for you?

My daughter helped around the house when she was young. That all stopped in high school because of the amount of homework, research papers, books to read, mandatory volunteer projects and working part time.Mt sisters and I did not have the school work that my daughter did so it was our

How important is your family in your life?

With every decade that goes by (now six and a half of them) the importance of family in my scheme of things as only grown larger. I have witnessed that money, in my sphere, does not buy happiness. I have also seen that high position

What is a family? How is family important in our life?

There is nothing important than family they always come first. The meaning of family is to be with you until the end of your life whether you are in heights or downs. Family means the people you are surrounded by you. Never sacrifice relationships because

Is there anyone that you consider the 'baby' of your family no matter how old they are?

Me! I'm the youngest of four, and I know that I will always be considered a child by my family, no matter what. I don't think it matters what I accomplish, or how independent I become, they will always assume that I don't know what I'm doing. Well,

What is family life?

Family life is a life of a family unit.What is a family unit - that's decided upon by each family. Some are very limited in members (let's say a couple), some are moderate in size (parents and kids), and some are extended (to include all relatives).The life is whatever you make it to be. It can be

How important is your family in your life?

With every decade that goes by (now six and a half of them) the importance of family in my scheme of things as only grown larger. I have witnessed that money, in my sphere, does not buy happiness. I have also seen that high position

What do parents really expect?

Parents always expect loyalty from their children, so never lie to them.They want us to be happy always.They want us to achieve success and to touch the sky with glory.They have done so much to raise us, spent their entire life so that we (their children) stay happy

What relatively simple technologies mystify your parents?

Thank you for the A2A, Neil. My father passed away in 2003--about 2 years before he died we had an interesting conversation--I asked him how he felt about the world post-2000 compared to the world in the 1930's and 1940's--he was

What does a normal family look like?

If you ever see a normal family, then you must be watching a very old TV show...There's no such thing. I grew up with an abnormal family, and currently am raising an abnormal family and you know what? It's about what's normal for YOU!So, what's normal for me? I have PTSD and get panic attacks, my wife

Why do parents alienate each other?

Respected sister, The parental alienation is the a process, and the result, of the psychological manipulation of a child into showing unwarranted fear, disrespect or hostility towards any parent or other family members. It's a distinctive & widespread form of psychological abuse and family violence, towards both the child and the rejected family members that occurs

What does a normal family act like?

Every family is different. I recommend you spend some time observing people, and when you see couples or families who seem to get along well, ask them some of the things they do routinely.Quora has many answers from happily married couples, so you can read about what things people

What if both the parents are in Indian armed forces?

No it is not difficult for kids becoz there is policy to post both husband and wife at same location as far as possible you can say 99% it happened so no wirry if kids . Lifestyle of women working in armed forces have same routine

Are parents responsible for their child's suffering?

No....but they always think of their well being.You realize their role the most when you become a parent yourself.Sometimes a life partner might present things to you in different perspective and you end up believing your parents wrong.....Keep your mind /open....no one is perfect, parents can be selfish at time but not cruel.

What do I do to get my son to talk to me again?

Depends on the severity of the situation, and the effort applied to restore.My father and I aren't on talking terms. He cut me off twice, he let politics interfere and divide. It showed the strength, or lack thereof, in our relationship. To make matters

How does one deal with selfish parents?

Look, I have some selfish ass parents. They are always more concerned about their personal wants and needs to even care about their kids. My parents constantly go out to eat and leave me and my younger sister with nothing. They buy new phones and clothes, but can't get us school supplies. My stepmother is

What are some suggested tips for children facing parental alienation?

I speak as an alienated parent.  Here are the tips:1.  If you can, never take sides. 2.  Both parents have rights to see you, know how you are doing and take an interest in your life.3.  The people who are seeking to alienate you cannot

Can my parents kick me out of the house if I don't vote for the Democrats in the 2018 midterms as they told me to?

I assume this is a bogus question, some attempt at subtle smearing. In my experience it's been conservatives who have been far more likely to disown their progeny on any pretext.But let's pretend that this question is not trolling.Voting in the US is intended to be by SECRET ballot. So you should

Why don't my parents understand me?

While many people compliment you on your appearance, it's likely they are coming from a different point of view than your parents are. I have no doubt that you look great. I myself had many piercings and got a tattoo when I was younger. My parents had a hard time

Is my family normal?

No. It's not normal, not at all.I'm not going to create a fairy tale scenario here, where everything is just going on in your teenage mind.Sorry for my blunt answer in advance.At first when you mentioned your fights with your mother, I kinda did thought that it might be your teenage tantrums versus her parental control stuff and

Why do parents avoid technology?

I don't know that people in the older generation necessarily

Why are my parents against electronics?

There are a lot of possible answers, you'd really have to ask your parents to describe their reasons.Maybe they don't want you to get lost in the World Wide Web of virtual friends, virtual life experiences, virtual everything, but they do want you to remain

Can you share a photo of your favorite dictator?

Seriously, I swear he sits around just thinking of new ways to boss me around.My entire life revolves around whatever Mikey wants, no joke and he usually wants me to be doing something for him when he is awake.I even have to sneak out of the house because he thinks anytime I leave that he should

Why are my parents so against me doing medical testing?

Hi there,It's good you've come here, trying to get other people's thoughts. It's good for you to search a new way.I'm happy that in your Question you mention different ‘problems'/factors that cause your unhappiness (depression). So we'll look at those step-by-step.Talking about the Medical-testing; you DO have

What do I do, if everyone dies suddenly except for me, my family and 5 other friends. How would we bring back humanity?

It is  HIGHLY unlikely. The gene-pool of such small community would be exceptionally prone to diseases (imagine everyone of your family is allergic to antibiotics.. now happens when you get something that has to be treated?). Also, since you are all family, this

How do parents deal with parental pressure?

Parental pressure? That's a rather vague term.Often the biggest amount of

What alienated you from a family member?

Mental illness.Now... this woman is my mother's aunt. For the sake of simplicity, I'll name her M. M pretty much raised my mother and had been her emotional support all throughout her childhood so you must understand that it's mainly painful for her that we can no longer

Do people have less happy family life?

Depends upon each individual of the family.I have been bought up in one of the most happiest places by one of the best parents in the world.Both of my parents have a good understanding till now even though my father has to stay away from us

How does family life differ for your children from the way family life was for you?

My daughter helped around the house when she was young. That all stopped in high school because of the amount of homework, research papers, books to read, mandatory volunteer projects and working part time.Mt sisters and I did not have the school work that my daughter did so it was our

My daughter is being alienated from me by her mother - how can I prove it as parental alienation?

Hi Joe, first off I am truly sorry for your situation with your daughter. And my condolences for your family and child being in Family Court in CA. Unless you have a lot of money, even then, family courts can be extremely damaging

How should I convince my mom that I don't want to become an engineer?

Before convincing your mom, convince yourself as to what you will do after 12th standard if you don't go for engineering. The few answers that tell you to be brave and take the plunge 3 Idiots' style are downright moronic. And others who tell you

How to convince my dad to let me go to Spain with my Spanish class? I'm 17 years old but he is so overprotective (I'm from Australia)

Apart from Michael answer, which I find is the best way, tell himThat you will be not aloneThat Spain is one of the most secure countries in the world. Australia has a murder per 100,000 population. Spain has 0,8 per 100,000.Tell him that a lot of people speak English. Heck I

Could drug use cause Alzheimer's?

The jury is still out on whether drug use causes or is a factor in Alzheimer's disease. This abstract puts it pretty succinctly, regarding alcohol use:Some of the detrimental effects of heavy alcohol use on brain function are similar to those observed with Alzheimer's disease (AD). Although alcohol use may be

Why don't childless people adopt children?

Well not everyone wants to have children. I've had the chance and walked away. And I live in a child-obsessed country - India. Recently, at 45, was asked if I wanted to adopt a very cute 1-year old. I spent the whole day with her and her

What are the saddest truth about siblings relationship?

Siblings are the best things that can happen to a person... they are your best friends... from the beginning... no qualms... no going back... they are always there... to take care of you (and your shopping :-D)... to help you