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does your mom

ever criticize your parenting and how u are bringing your kids up

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2ndiapers

Asked by 2ndiapers at 11:35 AM on Jan. 31, 2011 in General Parenting

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  • nope
    josiesmommy00

    Answer by josiesmommy00 at 11:36 AM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • Not really, other than giving that sound of "awww" when they're being disciplined, as if they didn't deserve the discipline, but that's just a grandparent being a softy I think.
    amybaby_19

    Answer by amybaby_19 at 11:37 AM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • My mom points things out. but she have never actually criticized me as a mom.

    She did ask me to stop raising my voice at my daughter in public. I'm working on not raising my voice at her so much altogether.
    Dalimonster

    Answer by Dalimonster at 11:38 AM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • All the time. I just ignore her since she really wasn't a parent to me growing up. I know I am doing a better job then she ever did/could.
    mommy_of_two388

    Answer by mommy_of_two388 at 11:41 AM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • not really. she pretty good about it. she will give me her 2 cents but. .. thats ok.
    ncmomma3152

    Answer by ncmomma3152 at 11:44 AM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • Not really, I think for the most part she thinks I am a great mom. I have 5.
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 12:09 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • My mom will give me her 2 cents, but never criticize. My MIL, on the other hand, is constantly undermining me IN FRONT of my 3yo. I could just bitch slap her! ha!
    mommacierra

    Answer by mommacierra at 12:16 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • Not really.. but everyone else tries to. When I'm out shopping I will occasionally get that "you're too young to be capable of raising a child look" . And the fact that I look like I'm about 16 doesn't help the matter much.... (I'm actually 21) :(

    Amayawolf

    Answer by Amayawolf at 12:17 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • She will give me the "look" when I tell her she cant give them candy or soda or whatever she is trying to sneek them. I actually have to tell my mom to watch her mouth around the kids. She hardly sees them and is no longer used to little kids so forgets that saying certain things isnt approprate. She also gives me the "look" when they get diciplined and she wants to baby them afterwards. I have to correct her on that too. Its like once my sibs and I grew up she forgot every she knew about raising kids.
    Jwick

    Answer by Jwick at 12:50 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

  • no, never did.
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 12:52 PM on Jan. 31, 2011

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