Preschoolers who are raised by supportive, nurturing mums have been scientifically proven to have a hippocampus – the part of the brain which controls stress and memory – 10% larger than those who did not. Whilst dads are best when listening to their children, and setting appropriate rules whilst allowing a balance of freedom.

Arguably the most important secret to help you raise happy kids is to remember that every child is different; every size certainly does not fit all when it comes to children.

What have you done to ensure you raise happy kids? Or, what was something your parents did to make you happy?

The Science Of Raising Happy Kids | Happify

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