(Closed) NWR – When I have kids, I want them to be __________ .

posted 11 years ago in Parenting
Post # 32
6571 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: February 2010

like their daddy. but healthier.

Post # 33
434 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: November 2010

Honest, respectful and I’m w/ okqueenbee on the bilingual thing. Fiance and I both speak french (albeit not so well as we used to) and we’re planning on enrolling our future children into French shcool.

Post # 34
111 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: August 2010

@Meowkers – I LOVE your response!  Can I just say Ditto?  🙂

Post # 35
14181 posts
Honey Beekeeper
  • Wedding: June 2009

Ditto, Laylabelle! Healthy, smart (we should be good–we’re both engineer dorks, lol, so maybe i should say not “too” smart, BUAHAHHA), athletic….also respectful and well-rounded (books, video games, play outside, board games…not just one thing they do, ya know). I want them to be well-behaved, too. I know that just b/c you raise your kids right, they’ll still do dumb things like have sex, smoke, do drugs, cut themselves, etc. I’m really scared to death I’ll have to go through the things my parents did with my brother. It was really hard on our family and I dont’ believe I have the patience to handle it well. I want them to think for themselves, too and I want to encourage that, not stifle it.

Post # 36
1134 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

We’ve talked about this.

We want our kids to be well-balanced, well-rounded. We want them to like sports, the arts (theatre, music), be book smart (B average is fine with me) and street smart (know how to handle social situations).

We think being well-rounded is key to getting on in this world and while we of course want them to be healthy and happy, we want to give them the opportunities to try anything they want that will help them be more well-rounded people.

Post # 37
1801 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2010

Well-behaved, tolerant, smart, good decision-makers, close to me and my Fiance, goal setters, happy.

Post # 38
5495 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: September 2010

The very best they can be! They don’t have to be perfect. I just want them to be them!

Post # 39
11808 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: September 2009 - Barr Mansion


Also, for their sakes I hope they turn out to not be lawyers. 😛

Post # 40
3709 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: May 2011

I want any future kids with Fiance to be like the kids we already have. All are:

highly intelligent






…..it’s funny but meeting each other’s kids is actually what made us want to have more. We figure if we can raise such great kids separately…imagine what we can do as a couple =)

Post # 41
286 posts
Helper bee

I want my kids to be happy, healthy, athletic, intelligent, well mannered, cute,  sucessfull and just overall good people…

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