Have you ever noticed that parenting can be a lot like a roller coaster? Sometimes, you are flying high after your child achieves a milestone and sometimes you feel like you’re going to “lose your lunch” based on something your child has done. Today’s post is meant to assist parents when times are tough with a child and effective discipline is in order.
Many times, parents feel the low points when their child has misbehaved and it is time to implement some discipline. The shock of the misbehavior may be enough for some of us. Others though have an even harder time because it’s difficult to implement discipline in such a way as to educate versus retaliate. It’s with this in mind that I’ve come up with three D’s you should remember when disciplining your child.