5 Effective Alternatives To Spanking Your Kids

By

5 Effective Alternatives To Spanking Your Kids [EXPERT]
Studies show spanking can be harmful to kids. Check out these five punishment alternatives.

5. Cause and Effect. A child deliberately spills their cup of juice. Your motherly instinct tells you to sigh, moan and refill it. Stop right there. Often, it can be a good lesson to teach your child about the effects of such an action. If they deliberately spill their drink, don't refill it when they ask for a drink. Teach them that when something is empty, it can't always be refilled easily. This should teach them the value of finite resources. Anxious Parenting: Are You Guilty Of It?

Discipline and punishment should always be varied according to the 'crime' in question, but often, the best form of discipline is making your child understand the gravity of their error. Communicate with them in such a way that they will not want to repeat that behavior again. And remember: make sure you behave the way you want your children to behave.

Article contributed by
Advanced Member

Miss Natasha Ngonyama

Dating Coach

 Natasha

Dating Agent

Email: natasha@personaldatingagent.com

www.personaldatingagent.com

Location: London, LND, United Kingdom
Credentials: Other
Other Articles/News by Miss Natasha Ngonyama:

5 Reasons Why You May Find It Hard to Orgasm

By

Two summers ago during my study abroad year in Texas I came face-to-face with my very first orgasm by intercourse. As soon as I came down from the high I jumped up manically and overjoyed, celebrating the big event and thoughtlessly admitted that I had lied about achieving orgasms on all the other occasions. Whoops. Orgasm on my own in the comfort of my own ... Read more

5 Mistakes You’re Making on Your Online Dating Profile

By

So you’re staring at the blank screen, the white space is almost blinding and the sweat drips down your forehead as you struggle with a bad case of writer’s block. Writing an online dating profile is not easy and most people have the same difficulty. There is no exact science to writing the perfect profile but a good starting point can be looking at ... Read more

21 Ways To Prevent Infidelity In Your Relationship

By , , ,

It's impossible to be in a relationship these days without worrying about infidelity. It seems like everywhere we turn, a politician, celebrity or friend is having an affair. So, what can you do to ensure that your man won't cheat on you? Our experts have some practical tips about what you can do to infidelity-proof your relationship. Here they are, in ... Read more

See More

Ask The Experts

Have a dating or relationship question?
Visit Ask YourTango and let our experts and community answer.

FROM AROUND THE WEB