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social media parenting

How Social Media Affects Your Parenting

Have you ever wondered how some parents have time to document every single detail in their lives along with being a full-time mother or father? Aside from the hectic days we already live, and the behaviors we must face each day, for one to have time to document this seems odd. As parents, it’s more im ...
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When Your Child Plays Favorites With Mommy or Daddy

One of the toughest stages to go through as a parent, is when your child suddenly starts treating you as if you don’t exist. Although it may hurt your feelings, a child chooses to favor one parent over the other as a way to show their independence. From choosing the same book every night, to insisting ...
ItsNoBigDeal

It’s No Big Deal

That phrase has become a mantra for me the last few weeks as I mull over my new-found attitude to parenting. Finding out, that for our little 4- year old, life can be a big deal or no big deal. I suppose I should have seen this coming. After all, when I was growing up my parents would always hesitate ...
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Top Sanity-Saving Tips For ALL Parents

Parenting can be quite hard for all of us and sadly no one has written a manual on “how to be the perfect parent,” or else we would all have a copy. Thankfully when you’re a parent, the good times normally outweigh the bad, but that doesn’t mean it’s an easy job. Once a person becomes a parent, there’ ...
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The Things In Life You Don’t Owe Your Child

As a society, we’re way too concerned about what it is that were entitled to. As a result, our children are being born into a world that’s completely self-indulged, leaving no room for them to be grateful. A parent should give their children unconditional love, respect, shelter and food, but they don’ ...

5 Controversial Parenting Methods

From the day you start letting people know your pregnant, everyone seems to begin to give you parenting advice. Whether you’re discussing sleeping techniques or what to feed your child, parents always seem to have an opinion. In fact, they can become quite passionate about the practices used to ...
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Pool Party Video Maker Speaks Out

Pool Party Video Maker Speaks Out When Brandon Brooks headed for a pool party in McKinney Texas, he wasn’t expecting to make a video that would go viral. It was just a party that a girl from his school had to celebrate the end of the school year. But things got out of hand when a white woman yel ...
Never Stop Worrying About As A Parent

3 Things You’ll Never Stop Worrying About As A Parent

3 Things You’ll Never Stop Worrying About As A Parent   From the day you find out you’re going to be a parent, until the day you die, there will always be a part of you that will worry about your kids. Things to worry about as a parent tend to stack up and seem overwhelming.  It’s lik ...
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5 Helpful Tips For Student Parents

5 Helpful Tips For Student Parents Going back to school is a big decision. Often times, we worry about minor things like ‘am I too old?’ or ‘will I be able to keep up?’ However, one of the biggest concerns as parents is how it will affect our children’s lives. As a parent ...
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Dads and Childcare, The Sad Reality

Dads and Childcare, The Sad Reality Despite the arrival of women’s liberation and the education of the general population about gender roles, it appears that women and not men are still doing the majority of the childcare around the home. In fact, if we are to believe the latest poll by well res ...