12 things every parent is ashamed of
Giving in to a tantrum
Considering that around 70 per cent of kids have tantrums, it's understandable that parents under pressure often react by giving the child what he wants. Yes, we know we're sending the message that throwing as wobbler reaps rewards.
We also know that what we should really do is ignore the tantrum and quickly whisk the furious child away from temptation. But guess what - no one's perfect. Opting for what feels like the best option in the heat of the moment if often the best we can do.