This mom's 'tough love' letter to son goes viral
How to get your child to listen to you? Craft a "tough love" letter like this genius mother, Heidi Johnson did.
SEE MORE: Mom of three strips down in crowded marketplace
On her Facebook page, Johnson explains that her 13-year-old son, Aaron was being disrespectful to her, and needed to learn a valuable lesson.
"The child is going to have a rude awakening today after the words he exchanged with me last night...Not only will he find this on the door, but his mattress stripped, and the toys and clothes that I bought confiscated."
Wondering if the $717 bill worked? While Johnson says it's still a work in progress, it definitely made an impact.
She writes, "He apologized, and asked what could he do to make things better and start earning items back. He earned his comforter and some clothes right back. I did leave him some clothes to begin with, just not the ones he would want to wear everyday. He also had some pillows and sheets, just not his favorite ones."
We can't all be rockstar parents...watch these hilarious parenting fails below:
More from AOL.com:
Watch this drone pull out a little girl's tooth
Must watch! John Cena celebrates little girl who beat brain cancer
You won't believe what this tiny kangaroo looks like today