When It’s OK To Lie – What I Tell My Kids

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“I’ve read a couple of articles lately admonishing parents not to tell little white lies in front of their kids, for fear that they will learn that lying is acceptable. I not only tell some falsehoods in front of my kids, but I also teach them that it’s OK if they have to do it themselves. For the record, I do believe in honesty. I think lying and cheating for personal gain are deplorable. I often tell the utter, complete truth, even when it will make me look bad or make my life harder. But I’m not always 100%, brutally honest, and I teach my children that they don’t need to be either.”

You can read the rest of this article at Her View From Home where I recently had it published. I’d love for you to check it out and see what you think.

When It's OK to Lie-What I Tell My Kids

 

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