Kate Gosselin, 40, has come under fire for her controversial parenting choices — and a new report claims the Kate Plus 8 star admitted to her harsh discipline style in her alleged “secret” diary entries, which will be published in Robert Hoffman’s book, Kate Gosselin: How She Fooled the World.
"Mady was grouchy and received a few spankings with the spanker that newly joined the emergency supply stash in the big blue bus!!!! She eventually happied [sic] up!" she reportedly wrote, per an excerpt obtained by Radar Online, explaining the "spanker" is a wooden spoon she used to punish her children.
Kate and Jon Gosselin. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
She also allegedly recalled thinking she and her ex-husband, Jon Gosselin, were “the worst parents ever.”
“I will set out tomorrow to be a better mommy," one entry purportedly read, adding her oldest daughters eventually offered their help.
Jon and Kate with their children. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
Aside from spanking, Kate allegedly revealed she took things to another level with her son, Collin.
According to the report, he once knocked over a few high chairs and she "grabbed him and spanked him as hard as I could and thought I may seriously injure him so I sent him to his crib…. And whipped him into it very hard!"
The reality star has yet to comment on the troubling allegations.