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Confessions of a not-so-perfect man with a Dad Attitude
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SMART PARENTING: Plastic flower syndrome - New Straits Times

SMART PARENTING: Plastic flower syndrome - New Straits Times | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Those were the wise words uttered by my wife, Rose, during our discussion on parenting styles.

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The Father Factor: Dads And Depression: Are You Passing Your ...

The Father Factor: Dads And Depression: Are You Passing Your ... | Daddytude | Scoop.it
... being a depressed father does to children in the home– until recently. A study undertaken by NYU researchers found that one out of every four children who are raised in a home with depressed parents soon develop mental health issues of their own.
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Help Kids Handle Distress and Upset the Right Way | Anxiety and ...

Help Kids Handle Distress and Upset the Right Way | Anxiety and ... | Daddytude | Scoop.it
Parents naturally want their kids to feel calm, secure, competent, and serene. But too often, they make things worse. Read about the pitfalls.
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Parents the best guides for kids on tough issues - Bangor Daily News

Parents the best guides for kids on tough issues - Bangor Daily News | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Parents the best guides for kids on tough issues... A couple of months ago a friend of mine took me aside for a moment to say she particularly liked a column I had written about a media campaign featuring...

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Children of God

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Sometimes God speaks to us in the strangest of ways.  Balaam had his donkey, Moses had a burning bush…and I had Veggie Tales.  I was sitting on the couch as the kids were watching “The Wizard of Ha’s”. All in all not too bad of a movie.  A...
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Educational Kids Books

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Educational Kids Books Reading is an important part of a children's education. Educational kids' books can help improve vocabulary, increase awareness of the world, and interest them in learning. It is vital that your children ...
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I wanted to add an educational aspect to my book somehow and this article helped me with that.

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Mothers compare parenting notes on 'Because I Said So' - Delmarva Daily Times

Mothers compare parenting notes on 'Because I Said So' - Delmarva Daily Times | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Mothers compare parenting notes on 'Because I Said So -- Four Delmarva moms are taking their views and experiences with parenting to the airwaves with a new public radio show called "Because I Said So."...

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Becoming a mother (or father) to our parents - Washington Post (blog)

Becoming a mother (or father) to our parents - Washington Post (blog) | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Becoming a mother (or father) to our parents In this week's Momspeak column, Tracy Grant writes about her evolving relationship with her aging mother.

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Kids who play sports eat more junk food: Study - Chicago Tribune (blog)

Kids who play sports eat more junk food: Study - Chicago Tribune (blog) | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Kids who play sports eat more junk food: We parents like to believe that signing the kids up for soccer, hockey and other sports can keep them lean and fit.

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Me and fatherhood: Sweet wheels dude!

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Me and fatherhood. A diary of my journey from when I discovered that I was going to be a father.  Sweet wheels dude! And here's junior's ride. We could buy a car for what this cost grandmother Sullivan!

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Fatherhood – HooplaHa

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Since fatherhood caught up to me when I turned 40, a few abstract thoughts came to mind like being forever young, living to 150 years; basically notions of finding ways to keep up with my son as he gets older (maybe I won't).
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Parenting: Every day is a gift - 6abc.com

Parenting: Every day is a gift - 6abc.com | Daddytude | Scoop.it

 -- The horrific school bus accident in Chesterfield Township, New Jersey has weighed heavily on my mind.

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Overweight and obese kids may miss more school than normal-weight kids - Los Angeles Times

Overweight and obese kids may miss more school than normal-weight kids - Los Angeles Times | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Although the study didn't give definitive explanations as to why overweight kids miss more days of school than normal-weight children, the...

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These Kids Today… - Dueling Analogs

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If really want to punish them, you make 'em go outside and play. source: Abstruse Goose...
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Bucking gender expectations: For kids, it's relatively common - Sacramento Bee

Bucking gender expectations: For kids, it's relatively common - Sacramento Bee | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Bucking gender expectations: For kids, it's relatively common... But such behavior does predict that a kid is more likely to experience psychological, physical or sexual abuse during childhood, and will go on to suffer post-traumatic...

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Proposed Rules Could Kick Kids Off The Farm - KELOLAND TV

Proposed Rules Could Kick Kids Off The Farm - KELOLAND TV | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Proposed Rules Could Kick Kids Off The Farm... That's why the agency proposed several new rules to protect kids on the farm.

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Fatherhood …Opiatic…. | Fatherhood Poetic

Fatherhood …Opiatic…. | Fatherhood Poetic | Daddytude | Scoop.it
Fatherhood …Opiatic…. This is a good one. Hilrious, even, in its way. On Feb 22 I learned something new about the Father of our country. I studied American history for a semester in college under Joseph P.
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Teaching Kids How to Handle Money - Patch.com

Teaching Kids How to Handle Money - Patch.com | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Teaching Kids How to Handle Money... You give your kids a few dollars a week as an allowance, and they blow it on candy, toys, and other goodies. That's what kids do, right?

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Some Fun Ideas to Get Kids Out in Nature - Patch.com

Some Fun Ideas to Get Kids Out in Nature - Patch.com | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Some Fun Ideas to Get Kids Out in Nature... Sometimes getting your kids outside and close to nature is a hassle, especially in a world brimming with the latest iPhones, computers and Kindle devices.

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Parents question kids' TV viewing, habitual lying - Springfield News Sun

Parents question kids' TV viewing, habitual lying - Springfield News Sun | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Parents question kids' TV viewing, habitual lying...It's an activity that encourages kids to get lots of exercise, involves them in social interactions, and teaches them self-discipline in performing various routines.

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What Every single Mother or father Needs To Learn About Parenting

What Every single Mother or father Needs To Learn About Parenting. ... There may be numerous conflicting tips in regards to parenting.

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Parenting book under fire - My Fox Boston

Parenting book under fire - My Fox Boston | Daddytude | Scoop.it

 This is all the talk right now with moms and dads. A controversial book written by a Tennessee pastor and his wife, "To Train Up a Child," is coming under fire.

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Fatherhood conference notes. | Homeless in LA

Fatherhood conference notes. | Homeless in LA | Daddytude | Scoop.it
This is what happens when a Social Worker with a Diva Complex explains Homelessness and poverty among people in Los Angeles. Basically, none of my friends understood my job or why my interrest in serving people who ...
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