“Everything we tried never seemed to work…As they got older, we tried to really tie it to more chores. But then what would happen was they would do some of the chores, and they wouldn’t do other chores…Every week it was a struggle. A battle.” This frustration is what Sondi Sepanuk shares in the first […]
Lots of kids got spanked when I was younger because this method of discipline appeared to work. The base reasoning made intuitive sense: My kid is being a total jerk and seems to deserve a good whacking. And spanking worked, at least temporarily. Now that I’m a parent, I understand the value of a respite […]
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