Time spent with our children is the best investment in their future as individuals. Often times work and things in life disguised as problems , take valuable time away from sowing a good bonding between parent and child. Any positive deposits we make, helps build their character, self-esteem and even social skills which will have a tremendous impact in the child’s growth as a valuable contributor to society. How to keep our priorities as parents in check? well, I like Mark Merrill’s blog on 12 Questions Parents Should Ask Themselves Every Day « Mark’s Blog. It definitively put things in clear perspective on how I spend time with my kids.