Niamh Greene: Life lessons worth the anxiety for parents
As parents, it's part of the job description to think our kids are special. We celebrate every small milestone and victory in their lives, utterly convinced of their abounding talent and brilliance.
We also do everything in our power to make sure that they achieve the excellence we know they're capable of.
Yes, that can mean certain sacrifices, such as ferrying them to a mind-boggling array of extra-curricular activities, but we don't mind because we want to make life easier for them.