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Did you or do you spank your kids

Just wondering, I have never spanked or hit my child and DH thinks I should have.

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dillonsma

Asked by dillonsma at 12:33 PM on Sep. 2, 2009 in Teens (13-17)

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  • I did but not often.
    baconbits

    Answer by baconbits at 12:49 PM on Sep. 2, 2009

  • i only slap his hand
    pookipoo

    Answer by pookipoo at 1:32 PM on Sep. 2, 2009

  • I spank when I feel it is appropriate.
    mommymandaleigh

    Answer by mommymandaleigh at 1:45 PM on Sep. 2, 2009

  • No, I don't hit my child and I never will.
    RhondaVeggie

    Answer by RhondaVeggie at 2:58 PM on Sep. 2, 2009

  • I do, but not often, and when they were younger. Now that they are teens, I find they don't need it that often. Amazing.
    mommyaunt412

    Answer by mommyaunt412 at 4:02 PM on Sep. 2, 2009

  • Not since he was 4 and he is now 13. I found that spanking didn't work and it was the easy way to discipline. I have a very respectful, polite and well behaved teenager and he was rarely spanked and not at all in the last 9 years.
    tyfry7496

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 10:03 PM on Sep. 2, 2009

  • Nope. We do not believe in teaching children that hitting solves problems.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 7:53 AM on Sep. 3, 2009

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