Part 2: Consistency and Consequences


Parenting

Find Part One, which explains our Domestic Rule HERE.  Once the rules were in place, I consistently enforced them (and still do, though with much less effort now). If I catch a child breaking a rule, I remind them of the rule or make them repeat it to me and then boom, punishment. I don’t […]

04/06/2016

Part 1: Rules and the Role of Obedience


Parenting

Every so often I find myself involved in a parenting discussion where my humble opinion is actually requested. When these rare occasions arise, and unfortunately more often when they do not, I typically don’t mind sharing our family’s system for rules and consequences and how we generally deter our children from acting like savages. Now […]

04/05/2016