The 20 biggest pressures of being a parent revealed- true?

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We all want to bring up happy, confident, resilient kids but it’s an overwhelming, tiring job sometimes. But are we putting ourselves under too much pressure to be perfect?

Here’s the Metro’s Top 20 Biggest Pressure Points for Parents – what’s your biggest worry?

‘While being a mum or dad is the biggest joy any human can ever feel, it comes with a whole load of challenges, many of which you don’t even consider until you come up against them.
In your mission to bring up a rounded, cultured, educated and well loved child, there are several obstacles that only parents can truly understand the difficulty of. From impossible decisions to situations where you have to be the bad guy, a recent survey commissioned by Thomson Cruises, asked 2000 parents what the biggest pressures of their most important role were.
We’re sure that all mothers and fathers can relate to the top 20 – but perhaps these aren’t really things you should be worrying too much about:

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