In our house, we have this fabulous little disciplinary tool we like to call the “whining medicine.” We’ve also expanded its uses to cover “not listening” and “crying.” It works on our kids like a charm. Intrigued? You should be.
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The other day one of the kids introduced the word “stupid” into our house during an argument with the sibling. In an attempt to cut this off at the pass, my dear husband replied, “Please don’t say stupid or we’ll have to give you the stupid medicine.”