Read on to learn some interesting facts and features to be an ideal mother, an ideal parent, and a role model for your child.

Be The Ideal Mother

A mother carries her child in her womb for 9 months before he/she is blessed with the light of the world. To every child, his/her mother is the perfect creature on earth, the loveliest and the most infallible. It is not at all easy to be a role model mother. There are no hard and fast written rules on being the ideal mother or the ideal parent. The most important tip would be to understand the responsibility of instilling the best values in her child's mind and bring the child up as a confident, happy and good human being. An ideal mother is one who inculcates the best of family values in her children. She also has tons of patience to put up with the childish tantrums and makes the child feel satisfied and happy without being over-indulgent. She is the child's best friend. She is there for the child through every thick and thin.

Ideal Parent
An ideal mother is usually a mixture of the toughness of granite and softness of blossoms, the sharpness of razor and the coolness of mountain streams, the calmness of still water and the purity of untrodden snow. In one word, she is the light of her child's life. All mothers should aspire to be the role model mother for their child. The ideal mother is undoubtedly a woman more placid than nervous in temperament, more energetic than restless in habits, and with more strength of character and general good sense than specialized intellectual acquirements. No matter what occurs in the family, they need to be relaxed and able to speak with each other. Above all, there should be love. If you realize that you have the faults described here, you should be big enough to admit that you have them, and then plan for some hard work to change before it is too late. Such are the trials of a mother who trains her child for civilization and more importantly for heaven. If enough love is shown during the training period, the mom will usually be successful in parenting. As in her training, the mother needs to incorporate forbearance, longsuffering, perseverance, patience and composure.

An ideal mother is one who:
  • Spends quality time with her children
  • Makes them self-sufficient
  • Teaches them etiquettes and mannerisms
  • Is friendly with them
  • Gives importance to their opinions
  • Teaches them to be confident
  • Creates a feeling self-respect in them
  • Becomes their guardian when they are in need
  • Listens to them very minutely
  • Shares problems with them and shares their problems
  • Praises & encourages them profusely
  • Teaches them to handle frustration
  • Expresses her love for children
  • Develops morality
  • Does not lose patience
  • Becomes their support system
As a mother, it is of utmost importance to understand your role as a mother in educating children and feeding them with love and teaching them the meaning of goodness and benevolence. She will undertake her responsibility well and does not lose her patience or give up her task. A mother will also not demand love just because she brought you into the world. She will be kind when offering criticism and not be hypercritical when expressing her love or concern. Your mother will not correct you in an unkind or demeaning way or say hateful or hypercritical things to you even if you make mistakes. She will let her children know that she trusts them and encourage them to do their best.

Every mother is an ideal mother in her own special way. So this Mother's Day give your ideal mother the best day of her year by becoming the ideal child.