Do Children Get Tired of Parenting Strategies?

Of course. Children get tired of everything. And just because children get tired of parenting strategies doesn’t mean that parents shouldn’t have strategies for parenting these children.

Does having too much money (or not enough) affect parenting style?

And the answer to that question is no. And yes. With adolescents especially, the answer is no, that it should not affect our parenting style. With small children and adolescents, actually all the way through. It should not affect our parenting style. Not if we are focused on principles and if we are focused on the idea that we’re not just raising great kids.

Should I allow my children to watch television?

Well, that’s kind of a loaded question. You know, I could say ‘yes’ or ‘no’ to that and probably argue either side of it, but I’m going to give you a qualified ‘yes.’ I think that your children should be allowed to watch television, but you need to monitor what they’re watching.