With National Parents’ Day fast approaching, we should take a moment to appreciate the people who worked so hard to prepare us for this world. Our parents gave us countless hours of their time, teaching us, guiding us, and correcting us when we made mistakes. Seldom do consider how much they’ve truly done to care for us.
But we should! Giving back to our parents can be as simple as a few spoken words—something that makes them feel appreciated and loved by their children. It can be easy to forget, especially once we move away from our parents, and once we delve into the schoolwork, employment, and relationships of our busy lives. Take this time, though, to remember your parents, and check out these 7 ways to show them you appreciate what they’ve done in your life.