I Had A Strict Mother Growing Up

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    Mine Had To Be

    If Mom hadn't been strict when we were growing up, the household would have been wild and in chaos. My Daddy was an alcoholic. All during my formative and growing up years, he drank and then, as the evening wore on, he got mean, then meaner. I tried to beat him to bed so I...
    MaryJanine MaryJanine
    61-65, F
    1 Response May 21, 2013

    Little Backsass!

    Apparently to my mom, when I was a girl, I was a back sass. Always sassy and having my butt reddened. Well once I remember this: I was 11. "Mom, please may I go to the concert?!" "No, for the love of God, Taylor!" "Please everyone else is." "I also know everyone else gets...
    taylorelisemcrome taylorelisemcrome
    22-25, F
    7 Responses Jan 15, 2013

    Still have strict parents

    and theyre not afraid to show who the boss is and what happens for breaking rules!
    NataliebiB NataliebiB
    18-21, F
    3 Responses May 16, 2015

    Oh yeah! I would say

    that my step mom is strict. I have to wash up, clean my room, clean the bath and shower, make my own bed, and I'm in bed by 7pm every night.
    PeterJenkins PeterJenkins
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jan 4, 2014

    When growing up I had a very strict mother.

    I was spanked naked over her knees for my misdeeds as a child When I started my teenage year, my mother would lighten up on spankings for the most part. Instead of getting spanked naked by her, she would take away some things I really loved to do. For example my driving...
    mominpool mominpool
    46-50, F
    6 Responses Jun 10, 2014

    The Cane

    I grew up as the youngest of two siblings, in a family which was fairly traditional for the 1970's in that our mother cared about us enough to discipline us, and was mainly in charge of corporal punishment while our father was out at work a lot of the time. The 'spare the rod and...
    canny1 canny1
    46-50, M
    9 Responses Jun 3, 2013

    My mom believed firmly in delivery swift

    justice to my bottom with a belt. No tolerance for bad behaviour.
    Bobbie1952 Bobbie1952
    61-65, M
    5 Responses Dec 11, 2015

    Mom and dad alike. My mom was petite

    and quiet, so anytime she raised her voice, you knew you were going to be receiving a sound paddling. There was no talking back, lying, yelling, or name calling. They could and did wash your mouth out with soap, after a sound paddling, and then time in the corner, with your...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Jun 11, 2015

    Hey I'm StacyHearts! Today,

    Imma share my experience with all yall Well, I have 4 sisters and no brothers. So all together we were 5 girls, one mom and dad . My dad was a workaholic and always have to go on business trips so wasn't around a lot . My mom was the one who disciplines us. Out main...
    StacyHearts StacyHearts
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Oct 21, 2014

    Actually she was probably no worse

    than many mums of the time. I am talking late 50s to very early 70s here. [I was born in 1955] When I was a child she would just spank us in the 'normal' way - over her knee or just grab and smack - but when I turned 14 she told me that at my age I should not have to be spanked...
    deleted deleted
    10 Responses Sep 11, 2015

    Strict, abusive and finally diagnosed

    as 6-8 kinds of crazy on any given day.
    teadiva teadiva
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jan 8, 2016

    I have a strict mother.

    Both my parents are strict, bible believing Christians but my mother is the one who lays down the lay, as they say. She usually is the one who disciplines my siblings and I. Naturally, there was a time when we didn't see eye to eye and get a long all to well. That has changed...
    GabbyGabbers GabbyGabbers
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jun 24, 2014

    My friend Monica and her mom was visiting us

    one afternoon. My sisters, Monica and i was playing in the Backyards and our moms where drinking coffee in the shade. When the evening came Monicas mom said that it was time to go home. We all followed them to the front door to say good bye. The moms kept chatting and i grew a...
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Oct 22, 2015

    *Remembers the old days back

    when he was making mistake and mommy wasn't happy* :s
    ClassicGentleman ClassicGentleman
    22-25, M
    Oct 21, 2014

    Really strict but I love her

    and thank her for it! In contrast to my dad who's more laid back and easy-going, my mom is a more stern, no-nonsense individual who knows how to discipline when she needs to. She taught me and my sister a lot of important life lessons that helped us become the mature and...
    CarverReturns CarverReturns
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Mar 10, 2016

    My mom is still strict.

    I have gotten in trouble with her many times even as an adult. I tried to avoid punishment, but then she just was mad for a long time. I find it best to accept my punishment from her so she will forgive me
    brianboi brianboi
    26-30, M
    7 Responses May 27, 2015

    The Picture

    As a warning my step mom Carried a picture of my butt after I had just been spanked with me crying and as a warning I had to pull lift my skirt up and keep it up so I was bare below the waist stand in the middle of whatever room we were in and look at how my butt was going to be...
    Abusedasachild43 Abusedasachild43
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Jun 27, 2013

    Actually she was my stepmother.

    Lots of bad memories growing up.
    Randomology Randomology
    46-50, F
    3 Responses Mar 4, 2014

    What a terrible thing!

    Spanking children! Don´t you think? Children who are spanked grow up to become violent as adults, right? That is the politically correct view these days, isn´t it? I can only imagine how many children will have grown up to become violent adults over all the centuries when...
    Helle31 Helle31
    31-35, F
    7 Responses May 20, 2015
    SWspanking51 SWspanking51
    56-60, M
    1 Response Mar 30, 2016

    my mom was very strict.

    She said every girl should be in discipline so that they can become good and best . The only way to make girls in discipline is spanking. I had got spanking most during my teenage years. when I was 9 years old my spanking is very easy only hand spanking but I don't know when...
    maskirade maskirade
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Oct 13, 2015

    Disrespecting Mom was a criminal offence at

    home. I will never forget the belting my brother got one fateful day at 14. And all his crime was to shout to Mom "Leave me alone". When Dad came home they both went into our room where my bro was waiting. Dad had fetched his strap already of course. It was really hard to listen...
    rcarlos72 rcarlos72
    41-45, M
    5 Responses Nov 18, 2014

    Mum Was An Expert With The Hairbrush

    How well I remember the searing sting of the hairbrush as Mum turned my bare bottom into a blazing red inferno.O yes over her knees I learned many a pain full lesson as I howled and pleaded for her spanking to stop.The searing sting of that brush had me reaching the scale of a...
    deleted deleted
    5 Responses Sep 1, 2012

    I've always been a shut-in.

    After my parents first became worried that something was wrong with me, and I was taken to the hospital, there fears were confirmed. There little boy had started puberty somehow. I grew up faster than all my classmates, but noone really took notice until I started middle school...
    PatrickMoosePants PatrickMoosePants
    26-30, M
    5 Responses Nov 21, 2014

    so my mom and dad are real old fashioned

    baptists. They say that girls and boys have very different roles in life and mom says for me I am being raised to be a proper wife one day. That means that my clothes have to be a certain way ie real modest like knee length skirts and dresses that are not too form fitting and...
    caraa97 caraa97
    18-21, F
    28 Responses Aug 23, 2014

    Do Spankings Deepen The Bond Between Parent And Child?

    Some believe that spankings bring parents and children closer. This does seem to happen sometimes, but I believe this is an illusion. When mother and child are at odds, having a battle of wills, this conflict, this tension, certainly creates distance between them. When the child...
    margaret3 margaret3
    66-70, F
    8 Responses Sep 2, 2013

    But she was also good at being a mum.

    She was always firm so we knew she was in charge, but she did not start to spank until I was 8. She made up for her late start in the spanking procedure by getting very good at it, and then, as I grew older, she spanked less and less. The rules were simple: behave and things...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 7, 2016

    Neglecting My Chores

    We didn't live on a farm when I was little, but my mother grew up on one and she couldn't imagine childhood without chores. So I got chores and plenty of them. And if I neglected my chores, or took too long to complete them, or if I did them poorly, my mother never hesitated to...
    margaret3 margaret3
    66-70, F
    6 Responses Nov 29, 2013

    I grew up with one brother

    and one sister (me being the youngest). Since our dad was away on business most of the week, mom was running the household mostly by herself. Each child had their responsibilities and chores, each child was expected to do well in school, and each child was to be respectful and...
    Germanmom Germanmom
    56-60, F
    8 Responses Nov 11, 2014
    Theboy1997 Theboy1997
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Dec 26, 2014

    When I was a little girl my Mother was very

    easy on me and helped me to understand the things around me, and relationships importance. But after my BatMitzvah everything changed and almost nothing was ever right, I was some kind of failure. It spurred me on, and I achieved a good mark in my school leaving certificate...
    Astrucbmt Astrucbmt
    22-25, F
    1 Response Sep 23, 2015
    ceruleanwaters ceruleanwaters
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 4, 2014

    My mother yelled at us regularly.

    She lacked patience, we weren't bad. She had foul moods or got frustrated easily. Each of us got yelled at occasionally. It seemed one sister and I, mainly, got it a lot. There were four sisters in all, and Mom regularly showed patience with the other two but they did get...
    MDenise MDenise
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jan 18, 2014

    I have a really strict mom

    who spanks since 3-4 . She used most if her time training me and my siblings. Well, her work wasn't wasted , my and my siblings are clever and I'm the oldest among all of them. I won scholarships and awards but of course I do get spanked Since I'm the oldest, youngest...
    MayDiana MayDiana
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Oct 23, 2014

    For me it is more I still HAVE a stirct mother.

    I have thousands of rules. 1. bedtime at 9 in the week. 2. never to backtalk 3. ALWAYS telling here were I go and with who and what we do 4. NO BOYS!!!! 5. Homework have tob e done ALWAYS. 6. No tattoos or piercings or to colour my hair ( no problem snce I don't like any of...
    deleted deleted
    4 Responses Nov 23, 2015

    When i was growing up

    as a boy , if i was ever foolish enougth to mis-behave to the point that my Mother beleaved i deserved to be punished , i would be disciplined by the means of having to lower my shorts , Mum baring my bottom and then making it very red and sore with her slipper or woodenspoon...
    railway79 railway79
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Dec 14, 2015

    Moms Love

    Let me start by saying there's nothing like a parents love. I know many kids are raised by others and are loved as much so as us so no disrespect intended. My lil sis and I were and still are just raised by mom. I'm 18 my sister is 14 we are both great students, respect our...
    Megan94 Megan94
    18-21, F
    30 Responses May 8, 2012

    Spankings were common

    for all kids when I was growing up and I got my share of very hard spankings growing up.My mom would spank bare and it didn't matter where and who was around. I disobeyed here once and she walked outside where I was playing with a couple kids in the neighborhood,we were around...
    garrett2 garrett2
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Jan 17, 2014

    We where visiting my grandmother along with my

    aunt and cousins so we where nine ladies sitting around grandmothers big table. Megan said- Grandma,can´t you tell us a story about when mom was naughty. Yes, i can tell you about when your mom and your aunt came home Three hours late. Not now mom said mom and blushed. Not that...
    deleted deleted
    2 Responses Oct 29, 2015
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