If there is one thing children can never get enough of it is physical touch!
Physical touch is the most simplistic form of communicating love and acceptance – even during the stages that children try to avoid it. A hug can never lie and a loving stroke over your child’s head can never be miss-interpreted. Studies among teenagers have also shown that touch is the number one indicator to them that they are loved – even when they pretend to not even notice. Fifty million nerve end receptors can not ignore the loving touch of a devoted and caring parent!