In a past generation giving a child spanking or paddling was standard form of discipline. In reality, violent for of discipline not always achieve a desired result but instead the act often belittles the child, demeans the parent, teaches children to hit the causes the child to fear, in today society, a lot of effective [...]
Just because your child is teen does not mean communication has to end. Despite the stereo type of teens shutting parents out of their lives, they still need parenting. Respect and patience are the two tools you can not do without if you want to keep the communication lines open with your teens. It can [...]
Being a responsible parent is the best thing you can do for your children, a good parenting is one of the hardest tasks you face as an adult; remember this children are a reflection of you and your parenting. Be consistent to your children, if you threaten punishment make it sure to follow through with [...]
Teenagers are notorious in being difficult to communicate with, in addition to them raging hormones, social life expectation are all time high and also their circle of friend will become critical point of importance in their lives. If you want to maintain the open communication and remind them that their family not their friend should [...]
Children need discipline to help them grow into responsible adults. It is your duty as a parent to provide consistency and proper discipline at all ages of your child’s development. Discipline does not consist of spanking or yelling, however. This only teaches your child that it’s OK to treat others badly. Effective discipline takes effort, [...]
Consistent parenting means sticking to rules 100% percent all of the time. If you sit and yell or nag at your children to listen, without any consequences, your children will never take you seriously. You must stick to rules and enforce them. Actions truly do speak louder than words.