Here's the thing: There is no truth to the saying, “Spare the rod spoil the child.”
It's pretty common for kids to be scared of fireworks, but these strategies can help make the big night less frightening.
Admit it: You’d never tolerate hearing these things from someone else.
I stretched the truth as a kid -- and now my kids are most definitely following in my footsteps.
I bet you're wondering what magic tricks I use, right?
So yeah, sh*t's going down in my house and it's freaking me out.
And no, I don't mean yelling in a verbally abusive way -- more like voicing frustrations loudly.