I wasn’t prepared for the thousands of small ways my life and outlook would be different when I had children. I’ve learned so much from being a parent, and I think I’m better for it. If you’re a parent, I know you can relate. Here are the 7 things being a parent has taught me…
1. I’m Patient
Photo Credit: kadiwow
When I was a teenager, I used to babysit other people’s children, and of course, they were mostly all brats. I swore I’d never have kids, because I just didn’t think I’d have the patience to deal with noisy, obnoxious, horrible children. That all changed when I had my own — I’ve discovered I’m incredibly patient and understanding.