Parent Shaming Schooling: Here's Why You Better Not Judge My Kid or Roll Your Eyes at Me by Rhiannon Bowden

Parenting Opinion
3 years ago

Parent Shaming Schooling: Here's Why You Better Not Judge My Kid or Roll Your Eyes at Me

Don’t roll your eyes and don’t whisper under your breath. I know my child might not be an angel right now, but I know he is growing and learning. He may be crying because of the color of his chair and you may find that annoying, but I know he is learning how to express himself. I know that in five minutes he will be laughing.

He may be playing with his food at the table and you may think I’m being a bad parent for letting him play on my phone. However, I know that this is the only time he gets with my phone. I see him when he holds the door open for me. I see him when he helps his little sister up when she falls. I see him say “thank you” and yes, I see him when he acts up. I know he is acting up, and he is growing from each experience. 

One day he will know how to express himself without tears or yelling, but right now he is learning. Let your child be who they are and help them learn from their actions. I will hold a conversation with him about his behavior and ask him what he was doing. And why. I will ask him if he knows a better way to react next time.

Don’t roll your eyes at my parenting. Remember, you were once a screaming child, too. All of us were.

Take 30 seconds and join the 30Seconds community, and follow us on Facebook to get inspiration in your newsfeed daily. Inspire and be inspired.

Related Products on Amazon We Think You May Like:

30Second Mobile, Inc. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to and affiliated sites.

Shame-Proof Parenting: 6 Easy Ways to Become a Shame-Proof Parent!

Parent Shaming: Stepparent Shaming Is Real, Too (Sorry, Cinderella)

Parenting Is Hard: Fellow Moms, I Will Not Judge You When...

Julie Rose
You said it! 👍
Mike Prochaska
Yes this is true and funny at the same time.
Ann Marie Patitucci
Yes, mama! I bet Mercedes Samudio will love this one!
Elisa Schmitz
Ha, this is so great! Parent shamers should be ashamed of themselves! Thanks for the great tip, Rhiannon Bowden !

join discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Get Kids' Behavior Back on Track With This Easy Parenting Hack!

Celebrating Mom: A Son's Mother’s Day Reflection On Strength & Resilience

Glitter Everywhere? Try This Parenting Hack to Easily Clean Up Kid's Glitter Messes!

Parenting Preschoolers: 10 Essential Parenting Tips for Nurturing Your Preschooler's Growth