How to Raise the Happiest Kids in the World

1. Dutch parents keep their kids on a routine

2. Dutch families eat meals together

3. Dutch parents model good behavior and are firm with their kids

4. Dutch value education for their kids’ well-being (not achievement)

5. Dutch parents allow (encourage) their kids to play outside unstructured

6. Dutch parents value independence in their children

7. Dutch parents take work-life balance very seriously

8. Dutch moms and dads both carry the load

9. Dutch families take a lot of vacations

10. Dutch families live the simple life

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