parenting-tips-discipline-your-child-easierChildren seem always consistently to come up with a means to ‘push our buttons’ and surely try our patience.  It is easy to feel annoyed, depressive, angry, displeased, upset and hurt.  It is at these times when our parenting skills are truly tested, and that it is essential we assert a kind but firm stance when it comes to doling out the discipline.  And let’s confront it – not a single one of us ever wish to harm our child with physical or verbal abuse.  We would like to show our child that such things are wrong, and penalizing a misbehavior or incorrect action with shouting or hitting is false.

Our aim while disciplining our children is to educate them to be helpful, responsible, kindhearted and respectful.  The most favorable method to teach this is to be consistent, implement the same punishment for the same misbehavior, and to talk about the discipline with your child plainly and truthfully later on.

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