All of us have been parented in a manner that guides us along the path to becoming contributing members of society. Parenting is the major task of the work of the family. Generally, we parent the way we were parented. Family traditions are occurrences from the past that families want to carry forward to help shape the future. They might be customs, rituals, habits, beliefs, events or actions. These established parenting traditions have brought our families through the ages to today. Now is the time to create “new” parenting traditions to move individuals, our families, and communities into the future... Read more of the Live Smart Ohio blog article by Margaret Jenkins here.