How will the whole world know what a truly marvelous specimen of parenthood you are unless you are constantly blabbering about it at every given opportunity?
There is no point just telling your kids you love them if you haven't got a film crew with you to record it for posterity.
Has the abominable one taught you nothing?
Maybe DD should start her own appreciation thread for her kids
....is there a PA one? I don't recall seeing one on the forum,