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Five tips to avoid overindulging children

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FARGO — Children can be master manipulators.

They’re very good at trying to get what they want. They whine, cajole, beg and, if none of those tactics work, they ask another parent.

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But The Village Family Service Center says delayed gratification is an important skill for children to learn, and overindulgence can result in an inability to delay gratification.

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Tracy Frank
Tracy Frank is a SheSays, Variety, and Farmer's Forum reporter for The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead. Have a comment to share about a story? Letters to the editor should include author’s name, address and phone number. Generally, letters should be no longer than 250 words. All letters are subject to editing. Send to letters@forumcomm.com
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