Notes to Self: Daily Reminders

  • Overlook it. If you can't overlook it, forgive it.
  • It's their life.
  • If they want advice, they'll ask for it.
  • Keep up your own interests.
  • Be enthusiastic. It beats being critical.
  • It's better to be liked than right.
  • Let them treat you to something.
  • Keep good-housekeeping tips to yourself


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January 07, 2014


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Pam Houghton

These are great reminders. "Adult children" is new territory for me. (Mine are both in college.) Confusing as to what the rules are for parents of children who are grown but still developing. Thanks for this.

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