Verbal defiance from a toddler who is just beginning to test limits is relatively easy to take in stride, but many parents are unnerved when bigger kids talk back. As Amanda P. shares, it’s not only irritating, but downright disrespectful: “My 7-year-old thinks he can smart-mouth us whenever he wants, and that it’s fine for him to be disrespectful, especially to me.”Seeking suggestions from the community, Amanda asks, “What do you guys use for a disrespectful child? I don’t want to sit back and do nothing only [to see] this escalate into something bad. Any advice?”First, take a deep breath so that you don’t wind up arguing back, say our moms. Then, try these four tips for taming the sass. Click Link Below for More.
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