Surviving Your Child's First Real Punishment
This past weekend was a tough one. Adrian received his first real punishment.
He has been misbehaving at school, saying disrespectful things, and not listening when spoken to various times. By Thursday I had had enough, and I punished him for four days. There would be no TV, no playing on his tablet, no playing his 3DS, and no going out.
His response? "I don't care."
I thought to myself, "Oh boy, you are going to hate this!"
He isn't a toddler anymore so the "five minute time out" no longer works. It was time for a real extended punishment.
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