6 Things The Happiest Families All Have In Common
Eric Barker stashed this in Diabolical Plans For World Domination
Stashed in: @bakadesuyo
Bruce Feiler's 6 tips:
- Create A Family Mission Statement
- Share Your Family History
- Hold Weekly Family Meetings
- Fight Right
- Have Family Dinner Together… Any Time Of The Day
- Just Try
Families come in all different shapes and sizes these days and the world moves a lot faster than it once did. But don’t fret.
Research shows that anyone can have a happy family.
Researchers have found that a loving family life can be created among any group of people. Long-term studies comparing adopted children to children raised by their biological parents find little difference in the children’s feelings on family life, and no difference in their ability to enjoy good relationships with peers.
– Neiheiser 2001
Share this post with your family. Start a conversation. Hold that first family meeting. And more than anything else: Try.