Our tone of voice and the way we phrase what we say can make all the difference. Instead of saying “You’re setting a horrible example” NCF encourages you to find a way to rephrase it. Maybe “Think of the example you are setting for your younger siblings.”
If you’ve downloaded our free e-book, The Power of Your Words then you know just how powerful your words can be dad. Make sure you are using your words wisely and avoid these 16 phrases that are on our “never say” list. Download our Tools for the Journey: Things You Should Never Say to Your Kids.