Aunts have a special role in children’s development and growth. They are considered second mothers, teachers, and friends. Aunts look after, take care of, love, and teach their nephews and nieces.
Below you can see several reasons why aunts are special and important for children’s upbringing.
They give children a different view on life
Aunts can give a different view on life to children than their parents. They can teach them important things in life.
They never miss an anniversary
Aunts always remember the special dates that their nephews and nieces celebrate. They would never miss an anniversary. Moreover, they want to spoil their nieces and nephews and buy them their favorite toys.
They will never miss a chance to spend time with their nieces and nephews
Aunts want to spend time with their nephews and nieces and take them to concerts, festivals, museums, etc.
They are always ready to give love and affection
Aunts want to give a lot of love and affection to their nieces and nephews. The connection between an aunt and her nieces or nephews is a strong one.
Aunts listen to their niece and nephews’ problems
Aunts are always there to help when their nieces and nephews have problems, which they do not share with their parents. They always listen to and give them advice. Moreover, children feel free to reveal their secrets to their aunts, because they know that they will keep it safe.
Aunts teach values
Aunts teach their nieces and nephews what is wrong or right. They act as parents. It is the most important role that aunts play.
Aunts are kind even if their nieces and nephews are wrong
Aunts are generally kind and nice. They listen to their niece and nephews’ problems and explain what is wrong and how they should act.
Aunts take care of their nieces and nephews
When parents are not at home, aunts love taking care of their nieces and nephews. The love to play and have fun with them.
Aunts want to have a lot of nieces and nephews
Aunts feel special when a new niece or nephew is born. They want to have more nieces and nephews to love and play with. Their relationship grows stronger as they spend time together.
The 26th of July – The Aunt and Uncle’s Day
Aunts have a special and important role in children’s growth and development. Therefore, it is important to celebrate Aunt and Uncle’s Day on the 26th of July. It gives us a chance to spend time with our relatives and family. It is a perfect occasion for the family to gather together and to celebrate the precious moments they have spent together.
Also, it is the perfect time to create new memories and enhance their relationship.