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Asked by Anonymous at 12:48 PM on Mar. 10, 2009 in General Parenting

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  • Yes I do and around 2 1/2 or 3.

    I don't do it often and get no enjoyment out of it. When it needs to be done, it needs to be done.

    Answer by ReneeK3 at 12:50 PM on Mar. 10, 2009

  • yes i do , some may disagree with me, but i have friends who do not and their children are so rotten, and unruly. I am always getting compliments on how my kids are well behaved and how, good they are compared to most other kids their age. "spare the rod, Spoil the child

    Answer by shirley_serrano at 12:52 PM on Mar. 10, 2009

  • i do and i dont love it but he learned quick not to do or touch something. i dont enjoy it i hate it but it works in my house. started around 2 years. just one good swat works.

    Answer by tabbys4 at 12:54 PM on Mar. 10, 2009

  • Nothing works for us but timeouts

    Answer by Rachel24517 at 12:56 PM on Mar. 10, 2009

  • I do too. But I have seen some people who only use spankings and their kids wont listen to anyone unless they are getting the crap beat out of them, so I use it sparingly. We also started a bit before 2 years old.

    Answer by AK_aries at 1:02 PM on Mar. 10, 2009

  • I do, I started swatting his hand when he started crawling and reaching for things that could hurt him like electrical outlets but really swatting his rear he was about 2

    Answer by trevsrockinmom at 1:05 PM on Mar. 10, 2009

  • I do. Our first spanking was around 2 years old when my daughter was trying to plug something into an outlet

    Answer by MommyAddie at 1:18 PM on Mar. 10, 2009

  • 1) i warn you
    2) i put you in the nauty mat for the minutes of your age (3 yrs - 3 min)
    3) i spank you

    my mom always tells me not to spank them, but sometimes i feel like i need to

    Answer by twinsnseptember at 3:21 PM on Mar. 10, 2009

  • I do...and didn't start until he was 4 or 5...and by then it was too late. lol

    Answer by NJMom2Tyler at 3:55 PM on Mar. 10, 2009

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