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Parenting Other People's Kids

I Have No Problem Parenting Other People's Kids

When I was 12 years old, I was teased for being poor. Sure, we weren’t poor by conventional standards (we had a three bedroom, one bath apartment, a full(ish) fridge, and a family car) but we didn’t have spending money. We didn’t have movie money,...

Disciplining Other People's Children | Alpha Mom

I’m in a sticky situation and wanted to get your opinion on it since you give such good advice. I have a good friend who has a three-year-old. This little girl is beautiful and engaging but she has no discipline whatsoever. She constantly disobeys...

Should You Discipline Other People's Kids?

Your 3-year-old is drawing with sidewalk chalk when two 5-year-old boys ask to borrow some. You give them a few pieces, but then they return asking for more. Your son says "No," but they pull the chalk away from him. What you're tempted to do: "Yo...

How Do You Handle Poor Behavior By Other People's Children?

First of all, as a former teacher, in regard to the chaperoning situation I would say, When you are the chaperone your rule rules. Before going, everyone should be clear about what the rules and expectations are, but "when in Rome" applies here. I...

Oh, Behave! Disciplining Other People’S Kids

Recently I came across a discussion thread on an Internet board about whether it’s okay to discipline children who aren’t yours. Evidently this is quite a hotly debated topic among moms, and I should know. Flashback: Last summer my 9-year-old daug...

How To Discipline Other People's Kids

Getting your own children to stop teasing, talking back, and leaving their toys all over the floor can be tough enough. But what if their friends, cousins, or even complete strangers misbehave while you're on the scene? Here's how to handle a vari...

Is It Ok To Discipline Other People's Kids? - Kidspot

Catching other people's kids behaving badly can place parents in a sticky situation. If you're not sure how to handle it, Dr Justin Coulson has the right advice. Recently I received the following email from someone seeking advice. The person email...

How To Deal With Other People's Kids - Chatelaine.Com

Many adults may be loath to admit it, but the truth is that other people’s children generally fall into two mutually exclusive categories: cute or obnoxious. The cute children are often seen in passing. The obnoxious children, however, are often t...

Stop Helicopter-Parenting Other People's Kids

Surely the joys of parenthood include all the happy occasions to judge other parents inferior. But should we arrest them? This week published a heartrending story by a mother who let her child play with an iPad in the car while she went into a sto...

How To Deal With Other People's Kids - Metro Parent

Rules are rules, as far as Kristi Breathour is concerned. In her Chesterfield home, which doubles as a daycare, and when she’s out with her 8- and 16-year-old daughters, Breathour believes consistency and consequences are the name of the game, no ...

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Parenting Other People's Kids

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I Have No Problem Parenting Other People's Kids