5. What do you love doing that makes you feel the happiest?
Many children will answer that playing games make them feel the happiest. Studies show that there are several benefits to playing games. It even brings spouses closer when they participate and play together.
This question will direct your child’s attention to all the things that make them happy. It will make them realize that they can actively participate in the things that make them happy and joyful. In time, it will allow them to naturally look for activities, hobbies, and careers that will make them the happiest in the future.
6. What would you like to do with me today?
Children love when their parents get involved in the activities they love. When you proactively ask your kids what they would like to do with you today, they will immediately light up and be cheerful.
Asking your kids these questions will directly imply that you want to take initiative and that you are interested.
It is important to spend time with your family and make it a daily habit. This also means that you don’t check your phone in between and get distracted. It will mean the world to them even if it’s just 15 minutes of your intentional time. The best way to raise mentally strong kids is to spend your time with them.
As parents, it is essential to inculcate the right attitude and mindset in your kids so that they can learn how to deal with challenges that may come their way. Asking the right questions every day will encourage positive behavior and also help them be mentally strong in the long run.