Parents are also notorious for thinking their kids are smarter and more accomplished than they really are.
Researchers are kind enough to call this a "positive bias" but really, they are suggesting that we parents are delusional about our own kids.
Maybe some are, but not me.
I know for sure that my kid is really smart.
I also know she does well in school and barely has to work at it.
That she takes her future seriously and has no time for fooling around.
I also think she can fly. I have no idea where I got that notion, but I believe it. So sue me.