Why Life Is Always Better With A Sibling

May 10th, 2017

You can’t live with them, but you can’t live without them – that’s siblings for you. From young, they fight with you over things you need (and sometimes don’t need) and either point their fingers at you or stick up for you. Whatever the extent of your love/hate relationship, blood is always thicker than water. And while you may not always see it, having a sibling or two around is always a blessing. From having an ally to join forces with against your parents, to celebrating birthdays together, we help you look beyond the hair-pulling and taunting to see why having siblings rock this Siblings Day. You’ll always have an ally who shares your point of view Your sibling and you may not always see eye to eye, but when it comes to commiserating about parents or engaging in a shouting match with the neighbour’s kids, you’ll always have your sibling on your side sticking up for you. Younger kids also have a tendency to mimic their elder siblings, so they are likely to become your earliest sidekicks. Your childhood will be anything but lonely Having a sibling allows you to grow up with a playmate. Whether you are attending events or playing Mario Kart together, your sibling provides companionship for pretty much all your activities. While single children have to turn to friends, you have a ready-made buddy to embark on adventures and exploration with. You get to share responsibilities With siblings, everything gets shared – even responsibilities. Household chores become something everyone helps out with, and things seem less of a chore when you have someone else suffering along with you. Having a sibling also sparks a little healthy competition, like whose room is the neatest or who does a better job at the dishes. They might even […]

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