Your kid loses the game...you?
Reassure him/her it's OK
Point out what your kid did wrong
Yell at the coach
Remind him/her there's always next time
Your kid gets an A in school...you?
Give a high-5!
Hang the report card on fridge
Head to the ATM and award a job well done!
Study grades and point out where improvements are needed
Your kid wants to get a puppy...you?
Make a deal for the kid to prove he/she is responsible
Say no, but explain why
Say no and walk away
Take him/her to the pet store
Your kid has a meltdown in the middle of the grocery store…you?
Punish him/her right there on aisle 5
Turn red and immediately escort him/her out of the store
Warn them to stop or else
It’s your kid’s b-day, but he/she is in trouble…you?
Do nothing, because rules are rules
Let them invite a friend over for dinner
Let them off the hook for the day, but back in trouble the next day
Throw them a surprise party anyway
While learning to walk, your kid takes 3 steps and falls...you?
Help him/her back up to try again
Laugh but check to see he/she is OK
Sit quietly and watch what happens next
Encourage him/her to get back up
Your heart is in the right place, but you may want to let your kid live a little.
You're the cool parent who says no when necessary, but never without a good explanation.
Raising kids for you is very serious. After all, you don't want to have your kid enter society without knowing a thing or two.
You believe in letting your kid do its thing - with a little backup here and there. Ensuring your kid grows up to be who they are is your number one goal.
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