Is all the whining driving you crazy? Are you wondering when you should go back to work to get away from it all? Before you do anything drastic, check out this short article on how to stop kids whining with positive behavior and modeling.
One of the examples that I use as much as possible is praise.
Praise is another way of encouraging specific behaviors. When a child does speak nicely or makes a polite request, a parent could say something like, “That was a very nice way of asking for a snack.”