Parenting is an incredibly important responsibility and so we wanted to get a conversation going with input from parents in the community. We asked them: what is the most important thing you’ve done as a parent? We’ve highlighted some of the responses below.

Kay Bodude | The Business Catalyst, MSN, BSN RN

I am a mother of seven young adults, age range 34 years to 15 years. What I believe to be the most important thing I have done as a parent to impact my children is to believe in Thier self. If you can learn, you can do and become anything or person you want to be. Also, for them to live and try to be the best version of self. Read more>>

Kristie Nguyen | Optometrist & Brand Ambassador

Showing them that life can be what we put in and our age does not hinder our growth, only our mindset. I want them to enjoy life and live each day to its fullest. Trust that God is there to guide them if they become lost. Read more>>

Dieyna Knox | Business Owner

The most important thing I have accomplished as a parent is raising two beautiful children and equip them with the proper tools to succeed in life. Whether physical, spiritual, emotional or even financial, I challenge them daily to be critical thinkers, inquirers, negotiators, and make the right decisions. They have learned to look for the proper tools in their toolbox, based off what they face on a day-to-day basis. Read more>>