posted on Apr, 24 2017 @ 10:57 AM
a reply to: Annee
It goes well with one my mom used often: "You can not expect of people what they have not yet
I think your Mom and I are on the same page. I am going to borrow from her, as her adage adds a bit of temperance and compassionate understanding to
One of the things that I spend a lot of time teaching my little ones is that there are consequences for one's actions. When poor or unacceptable
behavior is met with little or no consequences, it can be expected that the behavior will be repeated.
That is something even a child learns very quickly. That is why another of my banal platitudes include "If it is not cute when they are 16, then it is
not cute when they are 2".