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Niamh Greene: Life lessons worth the anxiety for parents

Published 29/08/2014 | 11:31

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.

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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.

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