The 9 Most Important Rules of Parenting - Page 7 of 9 - 9facts

The 9 Most Important Rules of Parenting

#7. Be adaptable and willing to adjust your parenting style

Be adaptable and willing to adjust your parenting style - The 9 Most Important Rules of Parenting

Kids environments have an effect on their behavior, so you might be able to change that behavior by changing the environment. If you find yourself constantly saying “no” to your 2-year-old, look for ways to alter your surroundings so that fewer things are off-limits. This will cause less frustration for both of you. As your child changes, you’ll gradually have to change your parenting style. Chances are, what works with your child now won’t work as well in a year or two. Teens tend to look less to their parents and more to their peers for role models. But continue to provide guidance, encouragement, and appropriate discipline while allowing your teen to earn more independence. And seize every available moment to make a connection!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *