12 Of The Craziest Bribes Parents Had To Make To Get Their Kids To Do Things

Ideally, we could never raise our voices, never need to rehash a guideline, and our kids would listen mindfully. In any case, what fun would that be? Call it "motivator," call it "inspiration," however in all actuality, there comes a period when a parent must surrender the act of flawless child rearing and haul out a fresh $20 to complete some yard work.

A Trip to Disney


“We [prefer to] call them ‘incentives.’ I give my kids money for good deeds … but that’s nothing out of the ordinary. They got to go to Disneyland when they got straight A’s.” — CafeMom user 2xthejoy

A Batman Costume


“When she was potty training, I asked what it would take to get her to poop on the toilet and she said a Batman shirt and cape. So, I bought it and waited for her to earn it. A month later, she did.” — Anonymous