Kate Gosselin defending her choice to spank her children: In the end she simply stopped saying it. Read here about the advice these moms WISH someone had given them when they were pregnant. Have you ever wondered if punishments like time-outs, sending a child to their room or taking toys away were the most effective way to discipline your child? You have to say thank you. Some spanking parents believe that spanking is very effective…until they realize that their child cannot self regulate without a spank. Their apologies were empty just to avoid another spanking.
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I think the procedure is this: Spanking Secrets I was out grocery shopping this morning and met a mother of one of my daughter's friends. I have only spanked my son twice, and his Dad has only done it twice. They learn that many successful adults were not spanked Some people believe that children grow up to be entitled because they were not spanked as children. I want to offer some numbers here. I was a goodie-two-shoe.
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There are several passages that refer to disciplining your child. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other healthcare professional. Friends have advised that now is time to start using some corporeal punishment, such as a small hand smack. It Depends A few of you may know me from my first and only post on Circle of Moms which dealt with my spanking my ten-year-old daughter for the first time in her life I think a parent first of all needs to respect the fact that their child is a human but does not have a fully developed sense of logic yet, nor the ability to make good choices for themselves. While organizations like the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Center for Effective Discipline staunchly advocate against corporal punishment, many parents continue to turn to the rod when disciplining their children.
The fact is, while both sides may have scientific sprinkles on their piece, neither side has enough. And that in most cases, I choose to believe other moms are right for them and theirs. My mum told me she was always nervous about walking passed her dad's chair as she was never sure if sometime when she least expected it, his hand would swing round without her seeing it and smack her very hard on her bottom over her skirt causing her to Yell Ouch! It's off the table for us. Labor Advice for New Dads Tips for comforting mom.