This is a partnered post. All opinions are my own.
When Author Gene Del Vecchio learned of a recent study that revealed 70% of the public felt it was more difficult to be a mother in today’s society, he used that information to inspire his latest book. BetterNot! And the Tale of Bratsville – Teaching Morals and Manners is a teaching tool for parents who want to talk to their children about good behavior.
The study’s findings couldn’t ring more true to my ears. I grew up in the 80’s and have seen quite the transformation over the last 30 years. As parents it is our responsibility to teach our children right from wrong and help them develop into the good citizens they will be one day. Lessons begin at home, but how do you get started? There’s certainly no parent manual given at the hospital. We have to use our best judgement and instincts to instill morals and manners in our children. [Read more…]