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Are You A Miss Or A Ma'am

Mike over­heard a young man say “Yes Ma’am” to a store clerk.  She was offended.  Then Schmoopy was approached in a store and asked “Are you find­ing every­thing Miss?”  She took that as a com­pli­ment. When do you go from Miss to Ma’am?  Which are you?



10 Compliments Your Kids Need To Hear

  1. Com­pli­ment their char­ac­ter. We live in a world where integrity is nei­ther con­sis­tently taught nor widely expected. When our chil­dren demon­strate hon­esty, kind­ness, trust­wor­thi­ness and reli­a­bil­ity, that’s a great time to take them aside and offer a sin­cere com­pli­ment. 2. Com­pli­ment obe­di­ence and respect. It’s too easy to fall into pat­terns of disapproval, […]