I was spanked when I was growing up and I turned out just fine, and I don't think my parents abused me. I believe if your child is disobeying and giving them warnings, talking to them on eye level explaining to them what was done wrong, redirecting behavior, or any other technique has not worked - then a spanking is in order.
There is a fine line between spanking and abusing, but just a few spanks never hurt anyone.
The threats of internet have been well-documented over the years, and while you as parent may know how to avoid them, chances are your kids don’t. Things could get ugly real fast if you don’t ensure their safety. However, it is easier said than done, especially in the modern day because kids spend…