During this election season it's become clear to us that our kids really aren't that different from political candidates: They usually don't play well with others and they looooove being the center of attention. If only we could get the candidates over for a play date with our kids -- then they wouldn't think twice when we tell them they're going into Time Out until they start playing nice!
#9 "Play nice!"
#8 "You made this mess. Now you clean it up."
#7 "Nobody likes a bully."
#6 "I can tell when you’re lying."
#5 "If you can't find a way to compromise, nobody gets to have it."
#4 "Choose your words carefully."
#3 "Sometimes you have to be quiet and listen."
#2 "If you haven't got anything nice to say, don't say anything at all."
#1 "Do you know any words other than 'no'?"
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