Parenting Teenagers: Can My Child Learn To Drink Alcohol From Me?

parenting teenagers(Written by Michelle Dunbar) As we all know, children pay attention to everything we do and as long as we are setting good examples for them this is quite alright. At an early age it’s important to lead by example, introducing your children to productive behaviors that they will grasp onto and take into their young futures.

For a mother that is engaging in some counterproductive habits such as smoking, drinking excessive alcohol or even doing drugs, these are all habits that will not go unnoticed to your child. While excessive drinking is not the best thing to impress on a child, occasionally drinking will cause potentially no harm, but your child will begin to associate alcohol with the same things that you do. [Read more…]