I am so excited for you. You know why? You just figured out why you're already happy by focusing on wanting what you have. You also just figured out how it's going to feel when you do achieve or get one of your wants. And it's going to be pretty freaking awesome.
Mom is never not needed. Mom is never unneeded. She's always in demand or always on call. All day, every day.
10 ways to encourage your child. Praise hard work. As in praise effort, not just success or natural ability. Tell them something you're grateful for about them. Express what you find unique about them.