How lifelong learning can make you a better parent

If you take up a brand new skill, your children will inevitably learn that it’s okay to be new at something and it’s okay to make mistakes.

There is a growing body of research that encourages us to be lifelong learners for benefits such as improved self-esteem and life satisfaction, and possibly even improvements in our mental health as we age. As I watch the metamorphosis in my household, I realize the benefits to my children are also worth adding to that list.