Are you wondering what negative and positive characteristics to expect from your kid? One popular way of having a glimpse of an individual’s personality is through their Zodiac sign. Guided by the stars and moon, each sign has an instinctive trait. This can be a helpful guide for parenting a child. Read on to see what kind of personality to expect from your child based on their sign.
December 22 – January 19
Capricorn babies are old souls. Expect them to be more mature, serious, a little shy, and prefer the indoors more. They tend to gravitate towards talking to older people, which means they’re very fond of spending time with their parents. Always make time to bond with your child, and make it extra fun by going out and doing activities together. They are also a little bit shy, but once they warm up to his peers he can be a fun, stable, loyal friend. Capri babies also prefer to be in a smaller group of people he has known for a long time.
They’re focused and goal-oriented. They are mature. They can develop a personality of knowing what they want, getting it in a practical way and have the willingness to achieve it. This may make him seem intimidating or imposing sometimes, that’s why you should remind him from time to time to not be too serious about everything and to approach everyone with a smile.
A balance between work and play will keep them happy. If they’re bored, make sure to keep them busy with some books to read, games, and even chores. They are very hardworking and ambitious. They love having new tasks and projects to finish for their sense of accomplishment.
January 20 – February 18
Aqua babies are usually full of energy, have a rollercoaster of emotions, and are intelligent. They’re curious and adventurous individuals that’s why they poke their noses into every nook and cranny. Just like Capricorns, they are also stubborn. They tend not to give up until things go their way. Parents can expect the unexpected from Aquarians since they can be peculiar. They may do things without you understanding their motive, and this is just part of them being a fierce and natural explorer.
It’s in their natural instinct to not go with the traditional path always, this is why it is best to give them as much independence that you can handle to give them. Allow them to explore on their own. You don’t have to worry about them getting along with the world because they’re empathetic, a people person, and quick learners.
February 19 – March 20
A Piscean baby may seem to fit a typical profile, but what makes them different is they’re most likely to be passionate and creative. Once they find something they love to do, they tend to put their entire focus on it. They have a great imagination – making them see the world in their own unique way, this also makes them a natural storyteller.
One famous personality of a Piscean is being sensitive. As a parent, telling them off can be easy since a stern look can be enough to let them know that enough is enough. They’re also very Idealistic, causing her to expect unrealistic goals. And being sensitive and idealistic at the same time can cause many disappointments and heartbreaks. This is why as a parent, it is best to be mindful of their feelings when things don’t work out as they expected.
March 21 – April 19
These babies have a chance of being a natural leader. They are energetic and love trying new things or getting into competitions. They can easily get frustrated, but a pat on the back and a few encouraging words can recharge them. Their social life can be very exciting since they are eager to try everything and be positive, which make them win lots of friends.
Aries babies are also loud because they want to seek attention — you’ll often catch them wailing their lungs out and banging on the table. Give them your attention. But, if you find yourself busy or you just want to rest, you can keep them busy will make them happy. Try out indoor playgrounds to keep your child moving and, at the same time, learning. This will allow you to sit comfortably on a couch while sipping coffee or reading your book.
April 20 – May 20
The number one trait known to them is being stubborn. They are calm and quiet most of the time, but forcing them to do something they don’t want will bring out the bull in them. It is hard to win a challenge against this one because they won’t budge into something they dislike. Because of this trait, they come out as strong, solid individuals and rarely showing their feelings. Despite this, Taurus children desire to be shown some love and affection, often!
These little bulls are also smooth and steady. They are cheerful and always positive, which make them highly likable. They love their routine and hate unexpected changes. If you’re a parent of a Taurus child, be sure to introduce the change early to allow them some time to adjust.
May 21 – June 20
One thing to surely expect from Gemini babies is them being energetic and a chatterbox. They have a diverse, ever-changing interest that they love to talk about, and we mean “in detail”. If you’re a parent of a Gemini, be ready for a lot of listening and seeing your child grow as a social butterfly. They’re curious most of the time causing them to try out different things. They also tend to change preferences quickly, leading to a lot of unfinished projects.
Gemini babies are also super smart! They’re one of the brightest in all the Zodiacs. They learn quickly and it’s natural for them to multi-task. Interacting with fellow children and allowing them to play will help enhance both their social and intellectual skills.
June 21 – July 22
Cancerian babies are one of the easiest to raise. They lack many aggressive traits, rarely getting them into trouble. Just like Pisces, Cancer babies are very sensitive too which makes them moody. When they’re overwhelmed with their feelings, they retreat quickly and tend to protect themselves. Despite this, being sensitive actually gives them hearts of gold. They are one of the most caring, nurturing, and affectionate of Zodiacs
July 23 – August 22
One thing is for sure, Leo babies love challenges, prefer to lead, and simply be the center of attention. They want to be the best at everything and easily get disappointed when they fail at something. As a parent, positive reinforcements, praises, and encouraging words can help him a lot. Being natural born leaders make them fearless and strong. They’re unwilling to accept failure and are very proud. Sometimes, they would prefer to just quit instead of being defeated. Do not put too much emphasis on winning always as they may find it hard to accept failure.
August 23 – September 22
Virgo babies are usually the so-called “perfectionists”. They do their best to achieve the desired status and are very determined to make everything perfect. This may seem to be a nice trait because it makes them achievers, but they tend to be hard on themselves. If you’re a parent of a Virgo, make sure to remind them that they’re doing a great job and that you love them no matter what. Encouraging words and assurance will keep them out of stress from their self-imposed pressure.
Expect them to excel in intellectual areas. They’re smart, early talkers, and quick to learn. It also exceeds thereby making them naturally clever. They tend to wiggle their way out by charm and confusing smart reasoning. It is best to support their intellectual abilities by exposing them to educational activities which will enhance their gift.
September 23 – October 22
If you’re a parent of a Libran baby, it is most likely your child has a passion for music. If you find a genre he gravitates to, put it on for him often. This will help nurture his interest in music. Asides from this, they’re naturally fun and bubbly and they always crave for companionship. They’re the life of the party! Talk to him often about the dangers of talking to strangers as their personality of “pleasing people” can override the stranger danger situation.
October 23 – November 21
Scorpio babies are the most mysterious of all. They are also known to be introverts. Despite their magnetic, intriguing personality, they are more comfortable with a small group of people with close friends and family members. Scorpions are extremely sensitive this is why they will need your constant reassurance. They’re also known to be secretive as they crave privacy and need a lot of alone-time for them to stay recharged.
November 22 – December 21
They are the definition of “happy-go-lucky-kids”. They’re naturally fun loving, smiley kids! It’s like happiness sticks by their side always. Their sunny personality and endless optimism are one of their wonderful qualities. But watch out for their feelings when things don’t go as they expected. They tend to always think everything will come out positive that they forget to consider the negative consequences.
Little Sagittarians are also independent and a little wild. They easily get bored and have a hard time staying still. It is best to seek out an educational environment for them to play in, to sustain their insatiable curiosity.
In the end…
As parents, we strive to connect with our child as soon as possible, even as early as they are born. Raising kids is not a simple task and it’s a guessing game, and their personalities are a huge factor in knowing how easy it will be. It is a huge help understanding our children more to be effective parents. We may not have a how-to-manual on growing kids the proper way, but having a glimpse of their personality would give us an idea on how to handle and approach them.
No matter what zodiac your kid has, each one has an individual personality that should be nurtured and loved. Be sure to support them all the way and help enhance their good traits. Shower them with love, attention, and guidance to make sure they grow up as the best individuals they can be.
Now, what did you think of your kid’s zodiac? Did it hit a bullseye?
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