Mums lie to appear ‘perfect’ parents

  • Agencies, London
  • |
  • Updated: Nov 03, 2012 01:37 IST

Peer pressure forces them to lie, survey by parenting website BabyCentre finds

53% mothers resort to fabricating stories about their parenting experiences

32% confessed to not being truthful when talking to their midwife

71% admitted to lying to their children to make their day easier

90% confessed to using the TV to keep children quiet

33% admitted to replacing bedtime stories with TV

http://www.hindustantimes.com/Images/Popup/2012/11/03-11-12-pg17c.jpg

 

also read

City of Kathmandu may have shifted 10 feet southward by earthquake

blog comments powered by Disqus