Marla the Monkey seven parents want to grab life and run with it. You’re fun, friendly, entertaining and love planning new activities. You take on adventure with excitement and enthusiasm. However, you often find predicable routines or chores boring and uninteresting. You are an optimist.
Less heathy seven parents have difficulty being present. You may find yourself longing for a day when your child can go skiing with you, but don’t get so caught up in thinking about the future you miss the present. Remind yourself that quality time is more important than quantity time.
Your energy at times may overwhelm your child. Be focused and practice listening and mirroring your child. Your natural optimism may sometimes lead you to make excuses or appear insensitive.