Mom Confessions: I Find Excuses to Send My Kids to Bed Early
It's time for a Mom Confession -- because, let's face it, we're real mothers and sometimes it doesn't work the way the parenting books say it should.
This Week's Confession:
I once made an excuse why my kids were in trouble so they would have to go to bed early that night and I could get a break! -- anonymous
I've told my toddler it was bedtime when it was really an hour earlier so I could put him to sleep and watch my favorite TV show. -- anonymous
- Yes 35%
- No 56%
- Other -- explain to me. 7%
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Do you tell little white lies to your toddler for the sake of getting a much needed break or restoring your sanity? Is fibbing about bedtime really that bad?
We all have secrets and opinions -- so thanks to these brave moms for sharing their honest thoughts, and thank you for keeping this conversation non-judgemental!