Kristi and I took the day off on Tuesday to be with our kids for their first day of school because Kristi said "we'll regret it if we don't." She brought the camera along to capture everything because Kristi said "we'll regret it if we don't." Regrets, regrets, regrets. But you know...I owe Kristi and apology (as do our children who rolled their eyes!) According to a new study on Parenting Regrets, two of the top 10 are not capturing milestones on film...and just taking more pictures in general!
Here's the complete list of PARENTS TOP 20 REGRETS:
1. Working too much 2. Worrying about the little things 3. Not playing with them more 4. Not going on more vacations 5. Not taking enough photos 6. Spending too much time away 7. Not filming enough events or milestones in their lives 8. Not taking them on 'big' trips such as Disneyworld 9. Not encouraging them to take up a/more hobbies 10. Not having a shared hobby 11. Not reading enough to them at bedtime 12. Spending too much time worrying about housework 13. Not taking them swimming more 14. Not letting them take part in messy activities more often 15. Not teaching them to swim earlier 16. Not being at some of the milestones in their life 17. Not making enough of Christmas/birthdays with them 18. Being too over-protective 19. Always waiting for the next milestone instead of enjoying the current one 20. Not enjoying days out more
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