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... am humbly asking for your help. ... (13 replies)
... After the 3rd set of stickers, she got another trip to the pet store for the fish food. And finally, after completing the entire chart, she got to pick out her fish. ... (13 replies)
... limits, teach right from wrong, prepare them for the world... That's not gonna happen if you let them decide if they wanna pick up messes or not, watch TV all day or play outside, eat junk or healthy food... ... (13 replies)

... But you have to raise they to be a productive member of the community. Teaching them that there are toys that need to be picked up, etc is apart of their, everyones life. We all have to do things we don't want to do. You go to work. You may not want to go, but you have to. Is that a bribe? Besides, it's not like you are asking your 6 year old to go mow the lawn. These are... (13 replies)
... they should be doing them because they are told to and not in return for a bribe of some sort. my children are children they go to school, play eat and sleep thats what kids are supposed to do. ... (13 replies)
... Yes, I think we can agree on the main issue. I think the monetary part is irrelevant & varies w/ each family. Like I said, the way I propose to do it wouldn't be bribery. Is it bribery when your boss tells you that you won't be paid if you don't do the time? No, my daughter isn't my employee, but it's a way of explaining it. Please forgive me b/c my health problems make it... (13 replies)
... ause I learned to say put my keys in the same exact place right smack after I enter my home. I've never lost or had trouble finding anything as an adult that is for sure. This also kept my room from looking like a war zone as a kid but either way I was a very neat child and needed to feel open and clean. ... (13 replies)
... prepare the things he need to school for the next day so he dont need to rush everymorning. ... (13 replies)
... Actually, that wasn't a questionnaire. They were just examples of things I needed people to help implement. It didn't have to be those exact things. Also, I have no problem setting rules, sticking to what I said, disciplining... I already know how to handle that. Like I said, there's story there that isn't being told, and it has nothing to with me being like one of them... (13 replies)
... ept the consequences. It is up to her, and I she whines, well that is still up to her. It takes a bit of dedication but it will teach her that SHE is responsible for earning reward or consequences. ... (13 replies)
Mar 7, 2008
... a week for a 5 year old is an "age appropriate" allowance, however, if you feel like it should be upped, then that would be a choice only you can make. ... (5 replies)
... he KNEW not to disrespect an adult. Even if he objected, he knew how to do it in the appropriate manner. It may just be that your son IS in fact, ungrateful. ... (2 replies)

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