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July 11th, 2006, 09:03 AM
oicyur's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
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Here's a little something to make you laugh. I thought there needed to be some laughter on this board.

Tough Love vs. Spanking (a psychological conundrum)
Most of America's populace think it improper to spank children, so I have
tried other methods to control my kids when they have one of "those

One that I found effective is for me to just take the child for a car ride
and talk.

They usually calm down and stop misbehaving after our car ride together.

I've included a photo below of one of my sessions with my son, in case you
would like to use the technique.

Mom to Keira (6), Garrett (5), Libby (3), and William (8-29-12)
"I would rather be exposed to the inconveniences attending too much liberty than to those attending too small a degree of it."
- Thomas Jefferson
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July 11th, 2006, 09:06 AM
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July 13th, 2006, 05:03 AM
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LOL! Thanks, thats funny!
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July 13th, 2006, 05:57 AM
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July 13th, 2006, 09:23 AM
Sunflower_Mommy2003's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
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That is funny, lol.

On a more debative note, I think her use of the term "control" is interesting.

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July 13th, 2006, 11:28 AM
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July 13th, 2006, 02:58 PM
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lol too funny!
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July 13th, 2006, 03:07 PM
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That is funny!
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