Taking sides and spoiling one child at the expense of others? Parental favouritism explained

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Spending more time with one child over another may be due to necessity, such as in the case of younger children needing more care than their older siblings.
Spending more time with one child over another may be due to necessity, such as in the case of younger children needing more care than their older siblings.

If the subject of who your favourite child hasn't come up yet, yours must be an only child household; either that or your children are too young to have picked up on it yet.  

Or it might be something that you're totally unaware of as a parent. 

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