Dating someone with bratty kids
However, if left unchecked, they can grow into major problems down the line. On a personal level, in our house, my kids know that this offense receives the steepest consequence because it, more than anything, causes relational separation in the family.
It is important to engage the problem now in order to save them and us from more intense pain in the future. We are all people under authority in some way or another.
Engaging those habits with consistent correction and guidance can be tiring.
It can take thought and energy that can wear parents out.
It is important to find out the reason by observing and listening.
Many times, it is a coping mechanism in dealing with stress or feelings of insecurity.
However, it is important to teach children to always submit to or challenge authority with grace and respect. Clearly the words we choose affect those they are directed towards.
Ultimately, smaller and cheaper cavity fixes turned into an expensive double root canal with two crowns.
There may be time to disagree, argue, or even fight, but there is never a reason to be unkind.