When I read the top ten things that kids wanted their parents to do with them, I think I scored rather well. I wasn't perfect by any stretch of the imagination, but I think I gave it my best shot.
For those of you with little children, you may find this article interesting and even helpful.
"After speaking endlessly about this topic with my students, it became clear to me that children today are involved in too many activities and are in turn becoming less in touch with themselves and their families. In addition, my students told me they really wished for more time to “just play”. Of course many of them enjoy their extra curricular activities, but it is not necessary they said to be allowed to do everything. What they enjoyed most, and what made their hearts happiest was when their mothers did simple things for or with them.
Here is a list of the top ten things students around the world said they remembered and loved most about their mothers."