Children can get themselves into all kinds of mischief.
Taking stuff that doesn’t belong to them, lying, doing things that they know they shouldn’t do, sucker punching their little brother—it’s a long list. Then there is the even longer list of forgetting to do things that they’re supposed to do—making their bed, putting away their toys, and brushing their teeth. So much of parenthood is raising our children to be responsible individuals who are honest, hard-working, reliable, and have good habits. It’s a tough and unrelenting job.
It seems like a completely natural response... Read More