What celebrities have to say about parenting?
Here are some of the parenting advices shared by big celebrities.
When it comes to parenting, Kajol, who is a mother of two, always reminisces her mother’s words. In an interview, she retraces her steps to the times when her mother (veteran actress Tanuja) taught her the significance of letting children think for themselves and make important decisions on their own.
Besides setting parental restrictions and guidelines, Raveena Tandon believes that parents must also be open with their children. Mother of two daughters, she believes in sharing everything with her daughters, so as to help them learn from her experiences and setbacks.
The famous Hollywood actress and mother, Angelina Jolie believes that children don’t want their mothers to be perfect, rather they just want them to just be honest. “They love you. They want to help you. So in the end, it’s the team you build. And in a way, they are raising you up too. You grow together,” the actress says in an interview.
Jada Pinkett Smith
American actress, businesswoman and talk show host, Jada Pinkett Smith believes in giving her children their space and the room to practice their own individuality. Mother of two, she says, “Staying out of kids’ space can teach them to be responsible for their own decisions and mistakes.”
Having given birth to her second child during the pandemic was quite a challenge for Bollywood actress, Shilpa Shetty. But she advises all parents to stay calm and discover new ways to keep their kids busy and productive.
Supermodel turned actress, Sushmita Sen thinks that it is more important to cherish being a parent rather than worrying about what other people or the society will say. In an interview, she says, “Raising social consciousness on the subject of single parenthood was never my intention. If it had been, it would have seriously diluted my focus… and believe me, I needed a lot of focus to see the process through.”
The producer and interior designer, Gauri Khan took to twitter and advised parents to involve their little ones in planning and suggested activities they could engage themselves in, which is surely a good way to keep the kids involved and busy.
Madhuri Dixit Nene
The actress with a heartwarming smile, Madhuri Dixit believes discipline to be an important aspect of parenting. Along with that, she thinks sharing responsibilities in crucial in a family realm and is what ensures the best for everyone.
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