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I have an 11 year old boy I take care of 2 nights per week,

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I have an 11 year old boy I take care of 2 nights per week, his mom has him the other 5 nights. His mom doesn't ever punish him, so when I do it, I look like the bad guy.

My son generally "forgets" to use his manners, please and thank you's yet I have been hounding him about it since he was 2 years old.

How can I go about talking to him/motivating him to do it everytime with me constantly getting upset with him when he doesn't.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Parenting
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