Log In Sign Up

Orange Rhino Challenge


Forum: 2011 Playroom

Notices

Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Like Tree6Likes

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To 2011 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
  #21  
February 24th, 2013, 02:33 PM
Dixana's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Middle of NOWHERE!
Posts: 4,352
I think a mandatory parenting class would be a fabulous idea.
If I had taken positive parenting when DS was a baby we probably wouldn't be where we are now. I mean, Irealize DD is a different kid and a girl to boot, but she redirects easily, cleans up with very little prompting, listens when Isay no etc. Ithink a big part of the reason DS doesn't is because I didn't discipline him at all until he was older.
__________________

Thanks to the awesome Rachel for my siggy!



Reply With Quote
  #22  
February 25th, 2013, 04:53 PM
mom2more's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Mar 2009
Posts: 2,680
Ya I find myself yelling too at times and then feeling guilty. I never feel the need to yell at my little one...its always my teenagers! When my son talks over me as I am correcting him on something it just makes me get louder. Or when he argues with me when I tell him to do something I just get louder. I know I need to deal with it differently. And when my sd gives me her attitude voice, rolls her eyes, or stomps off I yell to get her attention and I know I shouldn't. It doesn't happen every day, but it still happens and I know it shouldn't.
__________________
Mom2more






Reply With Quote
  #23  
February 25th, 2013, 04:57 PM
mccaroline's Avatar Platinum Supermommy
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: SW Ontario, Canada
Posts: 7,024
It's my oldest who gives me attitude who I yell at most too, unless it's a quick "NO!" to DS as he reaches for something hot/sharp/breakable. I really need a better way to deal with attitude because I know it's going to get worse, she's only 9.
__________________




Reply With Quote
  #24  
February 25th, 2013, 06:18 PM
Dixana's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Middle of NOWHERE!
Posts: 4,352
Mine is my 5 year old. He tests my patience every.single.freaking.day.
He has an attitude like teenager with the common sense of a typical 5year old. EVERYTHING. is an argument and he only RARELY does what I ask without a huge argument.
Oh, and how could I forget his new favorite past time - making his sister cry EVERY. CHANCE HE GETS!!?
This is going to be hard. Really, really hard.
__________________

Thanks to the awesome Rachel for my siggy!



Reply With Quote
Reply

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:50 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0