Discipline

Pediatricians Share 20+ Tips You Can Use to Discipline Your Kids Based on Their Age

Pediatricians Share 20+ Tips You Can Use to Discipline Your Kids Based on Their Age
Family & kids
4 years ago

Disciplining a child isn’t about punishing them, it’s about improving their behavior. Only then can they grow up to be psychologically and socially stable adults. But the same tactics for teaching discipline to a 2-year-old won’t work with a 10-year-old. Many parents may be tempted to resort to punishments as a remedy for all ages, but there are other more simple and effective strategies recommended by pediatricians to teach children to be disciplined.

My MIL Has to Follow My List of Rules If She Wants to Live With Us

My MIL Has to Follow My List of Rules If She Wants to Live With Us
Family & kids
month ago

When it comes to family dynamics, finding the right balance of respect and boundaries can be a delicate dance. For many, the idea of merging households, particularly with in-laws, brings both potential joys and inevitable challenges. In today’s case, a list was created to foster a peaceful cohabitation and maintain their household’s integrity.

Father Accused of Backseat Parenting: Here Is Why He Refused Nephew’s Toy Request

Father Accused of Backseat Parenting: Here Is Why He Refused Nephew’s Toy Request
Family & kids
month ago

Baby tantrums are common in households with young children, often sparking debates about parenting styles and discipline. A study shows tantrums are normal for kids aged 1 to 5, usually triggered by frustration, fatigue, or a desire for attention. At a Thanksgiving party, a guest tried to take a toy from the host’s child, causing a prolonged tantrum. This incident highlights the importance of setting rules, teaching children, and the impact of spoiling them on their behavior.

10+ Mistakes Every Parent Should Avoid for Their Child's Financial Future

10+ Mistakes Every Parent Should Avoid for Their Child's Financial Future
Family & kids
2 months ago

Fearing for their children’s futures, parents search for universal parenting techniques that will put their kids on the route to a prosperous job and a happy life. But times are changing, and the old principles of success are no longer relevant. Sometimes, parents’ actions, intended to be helpful, can actually create challenges for their children’s future.

A Mom Keeps Sending Her Kids to School in Stained Clothes, Prompted Mixed Reactions Online

A Mom Keeps Sending Her Kids to School in Stained Clothes, Prompted Mixed Reactions Online
Family & kids
2 months ago

Parenting comes with its own set of challenges, and navigating the world of kids’ clothing is undoubtedly one of them. From the varying measurements across different brands to the rapid growth, it’s a perpetual struggle to keep up. And on top of that, we have the inevitable messes. One mom advocated for the rights of her kids wearing stained clothes but got mixed reactions online.

The 40+ Hollywood’s Most Beloved Beauties According to Ordinary Men

The 40+ Hollywood’s Most Beloved Beauties According to Ordinary Men
People
3 months ago

Hollywood has always been the beacon of beauty and charm. From the timeless allure of the Golden Age to the modern-day screen sirens, the concept of beauty has evolved, yet the fascination remains constant. Inspired by the candid confessions of ordinary men on Reddit’s AskMen forum, we delve into the allure of the most beloved Hollywood beauties.

My Little Son Is Worth Millions, and I Feel Worthless as a Dad

My Little Son Is Worth Millions, and I Feel Worthless as a Dad
Family & kids
4 months ago

Imagine your 1-year-old being a rich person who can buy anything they want. Sounds like something from a parallel universe, but for one man, it’s very real. A father, 26, has recently taken to Reddit to share his incredible family story, leaving many people with mixed feelings about the situation. The man feels frustrated about the whole thing and is sincerely asking for advice.

Drew Barrymore Shared Tragic Details Why Her Mother Placed Her in a Psychiatric Hospital at Age 13

Drew Barrymore Shared Tragic Details Why Her Mother Placed Her in a Psychiatric Hospital at Age 13
People
5 months ago

Drew Barrymore, a baby girl born into the illustrious Barrymore acting dynasty, entered the world of Hollywood at the intersection of pedigree and promise. From the early stages of her life, she was surrounded by the glitz and glamour of showbiz. However, her journey took an unexpected turn when, at the tender age of 7, she found herself confronting the less glamorous and more challenging aspects.

The Surprising Reason Why Kim Kardashian Hired a MALE Nanny for Son Saint

The Surprising Reason Why Kim Kardashian Hired a MALE Nanny for Son Saint
People
8 months ago

The Kardashian family has always been in the spotlight, with their every move scrutinized by the media. However, the recent news about Kim Kardashian’s decision to hire a male nanny for her son Saint has surprised many. Read on to discover the convincing arguments that led to the mom of four flipping the script with a Manny.

I Don’t Control My Kid and Live for Myself but Everyone Thinks I Am a Bad Mother

I Don’t Control My Kid and Live for Myself but Everyone Thinks I Am a Bad Mother
Family & kids
11 months ago

Many parents believe they have the best interests of their children at heart. They try to influence their children’s choices of education, friends, and appearance. But this can prevent the children from finding their own happiness and identity. Only by learning from their own mistakes, they can grow as individuals and become independent of their parents’ expectations. Unfortunately, not everyone around me agrees with this view.

Meet the 48-Year-Old Woman With 22 Biological Kids

Meet the 48-Year-Old Woman With 22 Biological Kids

In a world where the average family size has significantly reduced over the years, this woman gave birth 22 whooping times. At 48, she holds the remarkable distinction of being a mother to 11 boys and 11 girls. And their large family is only getting bigger.

My Son Doesn’t Appreciate All That His Mom Does, So I Decided to Teach Him a Valuable Lesson

My Son Doesn’t Appreciate All That His Mom Does, So I Decided to Teach Him a Valuable Lesson

Raising a teenager can be a challenging but rewarding experience, and it requires plenty of love and discipline if we want our kids to grow into well-rounded adults. Recently, one of our readers, whose teenage son has been acting out lately, messaged us for advice. The father of 2 devised a creative way to discipline his son when he was disrespectful, but afterward, he felt unsure about whether the punishment was too harsh.

Antonio Banderas Refuses to Refer to Dakota Johnson as His Stepdaughter Even After Divorcing Her Mom

Antonio Banderas Refuses to Refer to Dakota Johnson as His Stepdaughter Even After Divorcing Her Mom

Raised in a loving environment, Dakota Johnson was fortunate to have her biological parents and her stepfather, Antonio Banderas, who played a significant role in introducing her to the world of cinema. Despite her parents’ breakup, they managed to maintain an amicable relationship, and Banderas became an important figure in Johnson’s life. Johnson expressed gratitude towards her “bonus dad” for his unwavering support as she succeeded in her career. The deep respect and affection between the stepfather and stepdaughter are genuinely heartwarming, even for the most skeptical individuals.

Kate Hudson Explained How She Uses a “Genderless” Approach to Parenting

Kate Hudson Explained How She Uses a “Genderless” Approach to Parenting

Previously Kate Hudson described herself as a “strict parent,” saying that she has certain rules in place that she doesn’t negotiate with her kids. However, despite the importance of discipline in her parenting style, the actress also allows her children to express themselves freely and supports their individuality using a “genderless” approach.

Carmen Electra Reveals What She Does to Make 51 Look Like 31

Carmen Electra Reveals What She Does to Make 51 Look Like 31
People
year ago

Carmen Electra, the iconic model, actress, and TV personality, is turning 51 and defying all expectations by looking as youthful and vibrant as ever. With her striking features and signature looks, she has been a household name for decades, and it’s no wonder why. Despite the passing of time, her stunning figure and radiant skin continue to turn heads, and fans can’t get enough of her age-defying looks.

Jackie Chan Built His Career From the Ground Up, and Now He Wants His Son to Do the Same

Jackie Chan Built His Career From the Ground Up, and Now He Wants His Son to Do the Same

Whenever we hear the name Jackie Chan, martial arts and a good dose of comedy come to mind. Chan has had a thriving career and has accumulated a fortune estimated at around $400 million. But he is also a father and has had to make tough decisions in the upbringing of his son Jaycee—the most exemplary being the announcement that after his death, all his money will go to charity.

One-Minute Trick to Stop Procrastinating for Good

One-Minute Trick to Stop Procrastinating for Good
Tips & tricks
11 months ago

Think of what you want to do. It can be learning a new language, start a workout routine, practicing piano, or learning how to draw. Suppose you decide that you wanna do half an hour of sports every day, but it’s been two weeks, and you never started. The weird thing is that you really want it, but somehow can’t make yourself begin. It’s because it’s just overwhelming for you.Half an hour of sports sounds just like too much, and you can already feel how boring it’s gonna be. Yeah, a month from now you’ll be all fit, but today you’re just going to feel bad. But let’s turn this half an hour into just one minute. One minute of workout doesn’t sound like too much. You probably don’t even mind doing it right now. People figured out that our brain is lazy and found a way to trick it. Whatever your daily commitment is, do it for just one minute.

8 Facts That Prove Matthew McConaughey and Wife Camila Are the Most Forward Thinking Parents Out There

8 Facts That Prove Matthew McConaughey and Wife Camila Are the Most Forward Thinking Parents Out There

Hollywood star Matthew McConaughey and model wife Camila Alves have been together for a solid 16 years. But it’s not just the longevity of their love that is so inspiring. In fact, the couple, who are parents to 2 sons and a daughter ages 14, 12, and 9, have a fascinating parenting style and have set some surprising rules for raising their kids. Some of which are unexpected yet noteworthy, to say the least.

How a Right Woman Made Matthew McConaughey Quit Romantic Comedies

How a Right Woman Made Matthew McConaughey Quit Romantic Comedies
People
year ago

Matthew McConaughey became well-known to viewers for his roles in romantic comedies during the 2000s. He was doing well and could’ve continued filming rom-com for the rest of his career. However, it all changed after he met his wife, Brazilian model Camila Alves. After revealing deeper and different emotions, McConaughey realized his roles were not challenging him anymore and therefore did not satisfy him.

8 Parenting Dos and Don’ts That Make Madonna a Modern Super Mom

8 Parenting Dos and Don’ts That Make Madonna a Modern Super Mom
People
year ago

Madonna is a true pop icon of our generation and never shies away from pushing boundaries with her art, style, and public persona. But when it comes to raising her family, it seems that the star is a completely different person. With her 6 kids, 2 of whom are biological and 4 adopted, Madonna is a disciplinarian with sometimes ultra-strict rules that might surprise us but also inspire our own parenting techniques.

10 Celebrities Who Refuse to Raise Materialistic and Spoiled Kids

10 Celebrities Who Refuse to Raise Materialistic and Spoiled Kids

Being born with a silver spoon sounds like a dream. But in the long run, the privilege of coming from money can turn into our biggest misfortune. Because having everything we wish for by default deprives us of the euphoria we get after achieving things ourselves. And no one understands this better than those stars who have worked hard to reach their level of success. And this is why many of them are determined to make their kids follow the path of perseverance rather than luxury.

9 Ways to Admonish Your Kids Without Destroying Their Self-Esteem

9 Ways to Admonish Your Kids Without Destroying Their Self-Esteem
Family & kids
2 years ago

We all want our children to grow up feeling confident and good about themselves, so we may avoid disciplining them in fear of making them insecure. But correcting bad behavior is important, so it’s good to find a middle ground, and one useful method to achieve this is called “soft criticism.”We at Bright Side want to help you and your kids feel happy and confident. So read on for some science-backed suggestions of ways to admonish your kids without having a negative effect on their self-esteem.

11 Mistakes From Your Upbringing That Can Influence Your Parenting Style

11 Mistakes From Your Upbringing That Can Influence Your Parenting Style
Family & kids
2 years ago

Parenting styles and strategies change with time — some of them evolve and advance, while some get worse. It’s understandable that we want to learn from the positive things we experienced in childhood, but we also want to avoid repeating our parents’ mistakes. According to a survey, 9 out of 10 parents believe that their childhood has influenced how they raise their children, but only 6 out of 10 parents believe that the experience has been beneficial.