So glad I'm not the type of mom that keeps me kids from living a childhood. Sad some parents expect to not allow their kids to have sweets and ect. Some parents should know that kids are only kids once let them enjoy it.
By having a calm conversation, parents are teaching their children self-control. Expressing anxiety is contagious—and so is calm. Remaining calm sets an example for your children and this skill will have a positive effect on all of their future relations