Think you know how to raise your kids? Do you praise them
with statements like, "Good Job!" and, "What a beautiful
pictures!"? You get away from those poor children now you horrible
monster! Shelley Phillips of lifehack.org
has a list of
10 Things to Stop Saying to Your Kids (and What to Say
Instead). The Dads react.
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A child comes into this world with their Damage Meter set to
zero. With each parenting mistep, you move the needle from zero
over towards the red zone. The worst part of it is, you didn't even
know how bad a job you were doing until this list came along!
(Neither did Todd, Matt, and D.M.)
From "Good Job!" to "Good Girl!" to "What a Beautiful Picture!"
to "Stop it Right Now, Ya Palooka, or I'll Gives Ya What For!" -
YOU ARE DOING IT WRONG. Who knew? Give a listen and find out what
Shelley Phillips of Lifehack.org wants you to say
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