This Hurts Me More Than You

7 Traits of Effective Parenting Assessment from Focus on the Family

Good parents aren’t perfect. And that’s okay.

There’s no formula to follow, but there are ways you can grow every day.

This assessment gives parents an honest look at their unique strengths, plus some areas that could use a little help.

Go Here for the 7 Traits

Things We Do That Make Our Kids Brats

Things We Do That Make Our Kids Brats

By .. from One Country

Parenthood is one of the toughest things to deal with out there. Whether you have one kid or six, it’s the hardest job in the world. But it’s also one that, in recent years, has really fallen by the wayside.

Gone are the days of disciplining children. Gone are the days when little Johnny is super busted for failing his spelling test. Instead, we blame teachers, coaches, other parents, and other kids. It just can’t be his fault, we insist.

Sadly, it’s not his fault, but yours. You want the best for your kids. We all do. But ultimately your doting is costing them character, and that’s a big price to pay.

Seven things we need to stop doing as parents, lest we face the wrath of a bratty child.