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21 creative consequences for kids. Disciplining our children takes dedication and effort. It also helps to mix in a little creativity when needed. The creative consequences from parenting expert, Lisa Welchel, might seem a little strong, but let them inspire you to come up with your own, and pair them with the 7 Steps to Tried and True Discipline.
Love this idea! Consequences That Actually Work! "Forced apologies don’t teach true remorse and reconciliation... Parents can set kids up for sincere reconciliation. ...Restitution consequences encourage personal responsibility and usually end with one child feeling cared for and the other feeling caring."
Working on this now...I hope my valentine will enjoy it. He is nostalgic...but I've been leading him to believe he's getting a "cook-pot" for our camping trip. (HAHAHA.) So fun to go through old pictures and scan them in for this!! I still love my valentine.
great article on NATURAL CONSEQUENCES this can also work for natural rewards too, ex: you put your shoes and socks on..you get to go outside. Children learn so much more from their own experiences then you can ever teach them! It's all about providing tools and resources!