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Why I don't take parenting advice from non-parents

Among the squabbles my wife and I have over our two daughters, there is a kind that takes us on the trail of the girls' misbehaviour, over the rocky roads of my wife's murderous glares and voice-of-doom tirades directed at them, slowed down by my hapless pleas for a truce between mother and daughter , before coming to an almost abrupt end with my ... (more)


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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Coastal Courier

Some things are tough to explain

My 2-year-old daughter, Reese, adores the Disney movie, "Frozen." I admit, it's a cute flick with plenty of catchy tunes and even a few good one-liners.


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News Herald

Book a fictional account of foster parenting

Book a fictional account of foster parenting Former neighbors published first book, a fictionalized account of foster parenting.


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9 Parenting Practices That Haven't Caught on in the United States

Japanese children as young as 4 ride the subway by themselves. Vietnamese mothers teach their babies to pee on command.


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Christian Science Monitor

Ignore No More app: Helicopter parenting in the digital age?

A new app by a Texas mom called "Ignore No More" locks a kid out of his or her phone for not picking up when a parent calls.


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Accused "Mom from Hell" sentenced

In July, a small boy bravely walked into the Upper Darby Policing Station located on Long Lane in Upper Darby and proceeded to tell the authorities there that his mom had beaten him with a belt then her fists for not doing his chores.


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The Modesto Bee

Ex-etiquette: Partner edges out Dad's time with kids

Q: My new partner loves my children, but has a real problem with my ex. He doesn't approve of his parenting and looks for excuses for the kids to not see their father.


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The Modesto Bee

Living with Children: Is 5-year-old touching normal or serious?

Q: Our 5-year-old grandson sees his 5-year-old female first cousin from time to time.


Medical News Today

Many nervous system mechanisms shared in human and animal parenting

Strong evidence now shows that human and animal parenting share many nervous system mechanisms.


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Mon Aug 18, 2014


Single Parenting 101Jennifer MaggioLearning to parent well as a single parent. aims to offer the most compelling biblically-based content to Christians on their walk with Jesus .


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Medical Daily

A Drawing Test At 4 Years Old May Predict Intelligence At 14, But...

Kids who include specific features when they draw other children are more likely to be smarter during adolescence, according to a new study.


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Daily Dispatch

Warren Family Institute holding parenting, nutrition classes

The Warren Family Institute will soon hold a nurturing parenting course for families with children up to 12 years old.


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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

USDA: Cost to raise child up slightly to $245,340

A child born in 2013 will cost a middle-income American family an average of $245,340 until he or she becomes an adult.


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The awkward transition to middle school

There is a reason why when people post pictures of themselves during their middle school years on Facebook for "Throw Back Thursday," we all stop and take notice.


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WLBT-TV Jackson

Co-workers take dim view of women who seek flex time

Women seeking a better work-life balance are less likely than men to be viewed positively by their colleagues, a new study finds.


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The Sand Trap

Is the "law" overstepping it's bounds on parenting?

I get not wanting 7-year-olds to be left alone for long amounts of time, but felony child neglect seems like an insane charge.


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Science, Industry and Business

'Super-parent' cultural pressures can spur mental health conditions in new moms and dads

Mental health experts in the past three decades have emphasized the dangers of post-partum depression for mothers, but a University of Kansas researcher says expanding awareness of several other perinatal mental health conditions is important for all new parents, including fathers.


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Deseret News

Balancing Act: Following 7-step path to parenting Zen

If you have school-age children, you probably know that Stephen Covey's "7 Habits" series has been modified and monetized for youngsters.


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Hampshire Chronicle

Farmiga: Bates score better as mum

Vera Farmiga says her Bates Motel character Norma Bates proved to be a better mum than her in an online test Vera Farmiga has revealed that an online parenting test showed her Bates Motel character Norma Bates scored higher than her as a mum.


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The Modesto Bee

News & Notes

Congregations Building Community is hosting a meeting Tuesday about a new state law that allows undocumented immigrants the chance to obtain a driver's license.


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