I will never put my child into a car without the proper carseat or booster. That dang balloon came in the front again and before I could even think, I snatched it, bit a hole in it, and tossed that deflated sad little balloon over my shoulder right back at them. You parents are strong! Melissa September 25, at I was never spanked as a child and I will never spank mine. It never happened but these spankings were horrible anyway. My parents used corporal punishment with both me and my brother.
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Corporal punishment of children was banned by law. I knew a 4 year old once who had no respect for his mother at all and ignored everything she told him. Then they instruct us to stay in bed until everything is ready. I was just talking to another parent last week about their 3 year old dominant child, something as little to us as letting your kid walk about the ladder to her bunk bed versus being picked up and put in to bed makes a huge difference to them. It works everytime, I calm down and my child calms down.
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You're not in charge of discipline. My dad is a Behavioral Psychologist specialized in kids. How are we going to teach our children it's not okay to hurt others when we keep hurting them? Parents may feel judged for spanking. I try to be very intentional with my mothering, and it's great to see someone else doing that in the same uncommon, nowadays way and getting good results.
Privileges taken away, turning it around and offering positive reinforcement instead, etc. What would you do in that situation? Many parents view no spanking as no discipline and then you end up with unruly kids! Rachel The Lazy Christian January 23, 3: Instead, I got down to their level, eye to eye, and firmly reprimanded the undesirable behavior.