Quoting bia.:" I agree. I could never make my child call another "sir" or "ma'am" lol maybe it's because where ... [snip!] ... I'm from.... Meh, my daughter will call me "Jamie" from time to time, I dont see the problem, it's not an everyday thing."
Quoting Jude the Super Kinkster:" If you think using just a first name is disrespectful, why? Personally, I always have kids (little ... [snip!] ... say. I don't have LO use Mr. or Mrs. or sir or ma'am because in my experience, people don't like it. It makes them feel "old"."
Quoting cunning cuniculi:" i thought it was cute when logan figured out ricks name but he is three now and will only call us ... [snip!] ... kids are rude for calling their parents by their name? probably. i guess it depends on intent and the relationship they have..."
Quoting bia.:" Lol we were in the super market yesterday and this man who was around 70-75 said to SO "thank you sir" I was like...shouldn't SO be calling YOU sir? "
Quoting MommyingWithGrace:" I personally dont want to be called Mrs. Call me by my 1st name and we're good. Also..dont call me ma'am. ... [snip!] ... Also..dont call me ma'am. I have 2 yrs before I am 30. I feel old already...dont rub it in with all the ma'am garbage. lol"
Quoting Jude the Super Kinkster:" Not just their parents, all adults. My neighbor's DD calls her dad by his first name because that's what she hears everyone else call him, KWIM?"