Yelling at your kids isn’t something any parent is proud of, nor is it something any of us want to do.
I am an occasional offender. I admit it, and I have read the articles that suggest that kids respond better to calm words. I get it. But never was it more obvious to me than this past week when a spring cold took my voice way for several days. I had no idea how I was going to command my kids’ attention, but the days that followed shocked me into believing all of those articles.
I whispered my situation to
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