Kelly Clarkson admits raising kids as 'challenging'

'My parents spanked me and I did fine': Kelly Clarkson reveals she's okay with physically disciplining her kids

While the American Academy of Pediatrics discourages spanking or "other physical punishments" as disciplinary methods, Clarkson found otherwise in her own experience growing up. "I started singing opera and everything was behind screen so my whole life, starting in music for years, was literally me having to be ideal behind that screen".

The singer says she understands her parenting technique is not popular and says it's "tricky" when she's out in public and people judge her for it. "That literally is the thing that separates The Voice for me ... That's why I love this show".

To be clear, the American Idol alum confirmed she and Brandon and "done having kids!" "They're watching every moment, not only me at home but me sitting here with y'all", she said. I was very excited, and I hope I don't lose that excitement, just being a true fan of people. "And I don't mean like hitting her hard, I just mean a spanking", she explained. "I don't fit the pop star image that people expect all the time". "This show really does complement my desires for this industry".

During an appearance at the Television Critics Association on behalf of The Voice, Clarkson discussed motherhood and staying sane despite the challenges of raising kids.

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Even though Clarkson acknowledges that not all parents agree with spanking, she said it won't curb how she's going to raise her children. "I'm excited. We already started filming, it's been so fun".

"The Voice" season 14 will premiere on Monday, Feb. 26, at 8:00 p.m. EST on NBC.

Even though all four attractive children light up her world, the busy mama admits that she has one vice when it comes to juggling her life as a celebrity and parent, and that's grabbing for a little bit of alcohol every now and then.

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