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How to get a child to stop nailbiting? Talk amongst yourselves.

How to get a child to stop nailbiting? Talk amongst yourselves. | Daddytude | Scoop.it
How do you stop a child from biting his nails? Brian needs our advice:
My five year-old son has fallen in the habit of biting his nails. It's getting worse, with his skin cracked and peeling -- sometimes even bleeding.
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Reporter's Notebook: Western dad reflects on raising children in 'Tiger Mom ... - Fox News

Reporter's Notebook: Western dad reflects on raising children in 'Tiger Mom ... - Fox News | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Reporter's Notebook: Western dad reflects on raising children in 'Tiger Mom, Sometimes I feel like I'm becoming a "Tiger Dad." At other times I feel like a wimp Western father who questions if we are being too hard on our kids.

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Parenting goes on even after kids grow up - Poughkeepsie Journal

Parenting goes on even after kids grow up - Poughkeepsie Journal | Daddytude | Scoop.it
Parenting goes on even after kids grow upPoughkeepsie JournalYet parenting in the years before children are adults can be like riding white-water rapids: exhilarating one moment and harrowing the next.
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National Fatherhood Initiative

National Fatherhood Initiative | Daddytude | Scoop.it

National Fatherhood Initiative's Mission: To improve the well-being of children by increasing the proportion of children growing up with involved, responsible, and committed fathers.

We strive to ensure a brighter future for America's youth.

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Sacrifice

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We all like to believe that we are willing to make sacrifices for our children. But it is also normal to doubt if you will be able when the time comes.
Don’t worry. You will be able to do it.
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Pondering Parenting » Citings and Sightings

The Atlantic writer Laura McKenna recently reflected on parenting and came to the conclusion that she is the product of her social class. Jonah, did you ask your French teacher about why you got that B on that assignment?
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Parenting Is Like… - Manila Bulletin

Parenting Is Like… - Manila Bulletin | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Parenting Is Like… — Parenting is so unique and perhaps the reason why there is no professional course provided, only short-term enrichment courses, is because of its complex significance...

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Facebook parenting gone wrong: A raging parent doesn't solve the problem - Ahwatukee Foothills News

Facebook parenting gone wrong: A raging parent doesn't solve the problem - Ahwatukee Foothills News | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Facebook parenting gone wrong: A raging parent doesn't solve the problem, a reactionary North Carolina father had a temper tantrum, raging about his daughter's negative Facebook post (Facebook parenting:...

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7 Out of 10 Children Use the Family Tablet

7 Out of 10 Children Use the Family Tablet | Daddytude | Scoop.it
There's a new TV commercial with a mom and dad having a spell-talk discussion about whether it's okay for their ...
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Laptop-shooting dad's rant draws raves, reprimands - Boston.com

It's classic parent-teenager strife, revamped for the Internet age: A 15-year-old takes to Facebook to curse her parents and complain about...

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Why pets help kids | VOXXI

Why pets help kids | VOXXI | Daddytude | Scoop.it
I have had a lot of pets and a lot of experience with them and the three main topics we are going to talk about with pets is responsibility, friendship, and school. Pets are a very good way for kids to become more responsible.
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SMART PARENTING: Bigger is not more - New Straits Times

SMART PARENTING: Bigger is not more - New Straits Times | Daddytude | Scoop.it

SMART PARENTING: Bigger is not more. Their numbers and, hopefully, sizes may not change much over the years, but the happiness that they give us will grow, year after year, without the need to replace them with...

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Communication 102a – Winning is Losing

Communication 102a – Winning is Losing | Daddytude | Scoop.it
So the other night, my Wonderful Wife and I engaged in some intense fellowship, which, in case you were wondering, is shorthand for arguing – and it’s even less fun than you might have imagined.
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ADHD Parenting: Five Positive Parenting Tips | benaygursoy.com

ADHD Parenting: Five Positive Parenting Tips. “Positive parenting” is such a hot buzzword nowadays, many different articles and books written about the patient. Many parents of ADHD children might resent being told as a “positive” parent, ...
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FOR PARENTS

1. Do not underestimate your child – he can understand more than you think he does and if you make him believe you think poorly of him this might affect his development.

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Don’t Worry. It’s Normal.

Don’t Worry. It’s Normal. | Daddytude | Scoop.it
Once the balm to any parental worry, “normal” — or, worse, “average” — has become an insult. A feared epithet. “Gifted” is the only acceptable status for a child.
But, if I may be permitted to get nit-picky here, the word itself tells us something.
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What Makes a Good Father? | kmutnbalumni.org

I have often wondered about the true definition of being a good father. I was at a loss for some... It wasn't until I had a child of my own that I realized the true value of fatherhood.

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Nancy Chuda: Parenting for Peace by Marcy Axness, Ph.D.: A Book ...

Nancy Chuda: Parenting for Peace by Marcy Axness, Ph.D.: A Book ... | Daddytude | Scoop.it
Time spent raising our kids to become decent, well-meaning, law abiding citizens. But what many missed as parents in the '80s is what some never had time to teach. Peace. I was lucky. I was raised in a household that ...
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Parenting By iPad: What Are The Rules - Huffington Post (blog)

Parenting By iPad: What Are The Rules - Huffington Post (blog) | Daddytude | Scoop.it

ExtremeTechParenting By iPad: What Are The Rules-Time was when there were different rules for the many different bits of equipment that might educate or distract a child.

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Detachment Parenting | Psychology Today

Detachment Parenting | Psychology Today | Daddytude | Scoop.it
Historically, infants were on probation and not considered fully human. By David F. Lancy, Ph.D....
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All's fair in love and parenting - Canada.com

All's fair in love and parenting - Canada.com | Daddytude | Scoop.it

All's fair in love and parenting- One of the great challenges of parenting is the notion of fairness. We want to treat our children fairly.

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Parenting across cultures - Minneapolis Star Tribune

Parenting across cultures - Minneapolis Star Tribune | Daddytude | Scoop.it

Parenting across cultures: It may be a gray February day outside, but inside the bright and cheerful classroom, an active bunch of preschoolers and their parents are eagerly settling into the routine of their weekly Parenting...

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