9. Take Time For Yourself
We’re all better parents when we take a moment for ourselves from time to time. And kids will benefit from the fact that you occasionally take a long lunch or sneak in an extra cup of coffee during an afternoon break because you’re a more balanced, happy person when you get home.

10. Independence
Whether you’re a single parent or part of a couple, when you work, you have a certain sense of independence and self-confidence that your kids can learn a thing or two from.