No Child Left Behind: Can Having a Big Family Harm Your Children?

March 5, 2012  |  
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4.  It can be difficult as a parent to build strong relationships with many different personalities.

Ask any parent and they will probably never admit to having a “favorite” child, and honestly most parents truly do love all of their children equally.  But loving your children isn’t the same as meshing with them; at the end of the day we’re all human and some children will have personality traits that compliment a certain parent better than the other. In a large family there’s a lot of different personalities that not only have to find a way to connect with you as a parent, but each other as well.  This may take a little trial and error and a whole lot of creativity.

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