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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, […]