Family Parenting By Jessica Clay Work-Life Balance: Spending More Time with the FamilyWhat is quality time?Quality time is making the most of every single moment you have while spending it with your loved ones. A parent must know how to balance their time for work and for the family. No matter how busy your day is, it is very important to allot time to communicate and share daily experiences with your family. Whether it is a bad or good experience, family will always be there to listen and to give you advice. These are some of the parental techniques that you have to learn and to put into action.For those parents who frequently travel for work, you should strive to make up for lost time. This way, family members will always look forward to your return and will eagerly await the excitement that you have planned for them. The importance of a healthy work life balance is to maintain balance and a good relationship between your work and family. In order not to affect your time with your family in case you have problems at work you must know how to balance it. Never bring your family problems to work and your work problems to your family because this can affect your attitude towards your family or work.Why is it important to spend time with your family?The Importance of spending quality time with family is to create a stronger connection with each other. We have to value every moment because we never know what the future will be. And if that day comes, we do not want to regret because we never had time for our child. There are so many simple ways to spend time with family like watching movies, going to church together, eating together, going to the beach and sharing wonderful experiences. Just be creative and your child will learn to appreciate you as long as you give them time.As a working parent, it is advisable for you to ask for advice from other parents who has more experience than you have. It is very important for parents to balance their time for work and their time for the family. Work is not always until twelve midnight. If you can’t finish your work today, do it tomorrow. Go home right away and spend time with your child. Once you lose time for your child, you can never get it back. You wont get busy if you know what your priorities are. You have all the time in your life to work but your child will only be young once. Always remember that money can’t buy happiness.Time is one of the most important factors that you can give to your child. When you are giving time to your child, you are already giving them a part of your life. And when your child gets used to this, they will return the favor when they become adults. Always remember that the hands of the clock will never move backward, but will keep on moving forward.