Remember when children knew better than to interrupt adult conversations or dare respond to a summons with “What!?” What ever happened to home-training? By the looks of some of today’s children, it would appear the term has become obsolete. Black, white, yellow, brown—it seems parents of all races have embraced a laissez-faire approach to child rearing. The Mama Hatties of the earth are probably rolling in their graves at the eye rolling and tantrum throwing of millennial kids.
There are basic manners every child should know, not for the sake of being perfect but for the sake of being a respectful, considerate human. It is important to build on a solid foundation with young children and correct older kids as soon as possible.
Have you been slacking on home-training? Is Little Miss Sassy on the brink of entitled and disrespectful?