16 Interesting Habits Babies Inherit From Their Mothers

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How To Be In A Relationship

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If you watched mom and dad fighting all the time, you might not have a clue what a healthy relationship looks like. Our parents are our role models in relationships and by watching them interact with one another, this is how we learn to engage and handle the good times and the bad times in our own relationships. For example, when things got tough did your parents turn on one another out of frustration or did they band together to get through all of life’s hard times? Did their relationship look conditional and you felt like it was always rocky? That could make a child feel unstable and unsafe. Likewise, if your parents were in a loving, committed relationship in which communication and respect were the rocks upon which they built their life, you will learn that habit too.

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