Getting your child to do what you want can be an exhausting task. Whether you’re trying to get them to do something in their best interest or yours, having a kid who listens to you can greatly reduce the stress in your life. But how can you deal with situations where what your child wants and what you want are two different things? Giving them small rewards for doing what you want could be the answer.
Bribery may have a bad connotation but we’re not talking about doing anything unlawful here. Providing an incentive is probably a better way to think about this and since it’s usually not too difficult to find something that a child wants, incentivizing them with something small can be very easy. [Read more…]