Have you ever screamed at your husband to get you water and then turned around and asked your kids to say please and thank you when they do the same?
Sometimes we are so caught up trying to create little perfectly behaved humans (which is clearly impossible) that we forget to give it a rest every once and awhile. Does every moment have to be a teaching moment? The kids are thirsty— just get them a drink!
The funny women over at the BreakWomb made a video that shows exactly how ridiculous moms sound when we try to teach good behavior and proper manners.
Here they are talking to each other like we all talk to her kids.
DON’T TOUCH THAT NAPKIN, MOLLY!