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Mama Drama: Daily Discipline

Dear Mama Drama: I have four-year-olds twins, a boy and a girl, who are very sweet, but admittedly very spoiled. They have many medical issues and there have been several times when we thought we might lose them. My husband and I are so grateful to have them that we often struggle with setting limits. As a result we are constantly struggling to get them to follow directions, put away their toys, and go to bed at a reasonable time. We feel guilty telling them no and end up feeling frustrated a lot. We don’t know how to discipline them and need your help. ~ Undisciplined Mama (photo credit) Dear Undisciplined: While it is extremely difficult to have gone through the near misses you have experienced, your children still need you to be in charge and set limits for them. Discipline is about tea...