Spoil me rotten! They say you can't spoil a baby with endless amounts of holding, rocking, and cooing, but once that child passes the toddler years, overindulgence can make for one ill-behaved tot. It's easy to pick out the spoiled kid on the playground
3 Strategies To Teach Your Kids To Live A Grateful Life Put it down on paper. Take the thanks outside the home (help others). Sometimes, just say “No.” A “spoiled” child gets everything she wants – and is literally spoiled because she has lost the ability to appreciate its gifts. By not getting everything she wants, your child will be better equipped to be grateful for what she has!