Advertisement
Cafemom and Target Present: Mad Life
Helping today’s parents improve their relationships, feel better about themselves and raise happy, health kids.

Is It Better to be the Cool Mom or the Old School Mom?

Comments 56

  • la_bella_vita

    la_bella_vita Feb. 25, 3:42 PM

     I think it's best to be a mix of both.

  • sanj1213

    sanj1213 Feb. 25, 10:58 PM

    Good balance of both. 

  • Miranda1127

    Miranda1127 Feb. 25, 11:29 PM

     neither, there should be a healthy balance.

    Every time I hear Erika's opinions on these topics I 100% disagree w/her...lol. I TOTALLY disagree w/her thoughts on kids questioning authority. It's not a penalty of being the buddy. EVERY child should be taught to question authority. RESPECTFULLY, but questioning should always  be encouraged. It helps them to be independent, decisive, confident, a leader,  it helps build problem solving skills, it helps them to learn respect, consequences....there really is no down fall to teaching your kids to respectfully question authority when they believe something is unjust. 

  • graycalico

    graycalico Feb. 26, 12:15 AM

    This! It doesn't have to be one or the other. Depends on the situation and on the kid

    Quoting Kmakksmom:

    I think a good mix of both is great.

  • elasmimi

    elasmimi Feb. 26, 6:45 AM

    I am so lucky to have my child in a church school where we are all old school.

Mad Life Community Join the Discussion

Title Replies Last Reply

by Cafe AmyB Oct. 1, 2014 at 9:37 AM

Mar. 2, 2015 at 7:41 PM
by wandep

by Anonymous Today at 5:57 AM

Be the first to reply to this post. »

by motherofzandz Mar. 3, 2015 at 8:01 PM

Today at 3:52 AM
by MagicMonkey

by conweis Mar. 3, 2015 at 5:41 PM

Today at 3:33 AM
by taniamorse85

by wandep Mar. 3, 2015 at 7:23 PM

Today at 3:05 AM
by taniamorse85

by mamamedic69 Today at 12:42 AM

Today at 2:14 AM
by momofsixangels

by 4deans Yesterday at 3:01 PM

Today at 12:35 AM
by mamamedic69

by Mom2jngnc Mar. 1, 2015 at 8:44 PM

Today at 12:12 AM
by hugss

by CafeMom Team Dec. 31, 2014 at 11:18 AM

Today at 12:09 AM
by hugss

by Mom2jngnc Mar. 2, 2015 at 4:44 PM

Today at 12:08 AM
by hugss
close Join now to connect to
other members!
Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN