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10 Times When I Had To Step Back & Let My Toddler Figure It Out - Romper


Romper

10 Times When I Had To Step Back & Let My Toddler Figure It Out
Romper
My mom was seriously cramping my instant gratification game. Eventually, I did learn that patience is a virtue, and it turns out the “wait and see” approach has significantly informed my parenting. Honestly, I'm really grateful for the times I had to ...

Dispelling Four Myths Of Step Parenting - Huffington Post UK


Huffington Post UK

Dispelling Four Myths Of Step Parenting
Huffington Post UK
Step parenting (usually step mums) have a history of bad press and more often when you say step mum people automatically want to add “evil”! We're right up there with mother in laws for the public bashings. But the reality of being a step parent is far ...

Tips to help remain calm during toilet training | Family ... - News-Press Now


News-Press Now

Tips to help remain calm during toilet training | Family ...
News-Press Now
For parents, toilet training is one of those exciting, yet challenging, phases.

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The perfect children's book for kids who won't be quiet - Washington Post


Washington Post

The perfect children's book for kids who won't be quiet
Washington Post
As she skillfully intercuts these four narratives, Kelly builds suspense and fosters empathy for her characters, from the fiercely independent, hearing-impaired Valencia, who insists that “solo — it's the best way to go,” to mean-spirited Chet, who ...

Step inside a wired nursery: Lots of tech — and not much evidence ... - PBS NewsHour


PBS NewsHour

Step inside a wired nursery: Lots of tech — and not much evidence ...
PBS NewsHour
A SmartOne infant sleep monitor is shown on a doll at the Sensible Baby booth during the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, ...

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Bullying, is your child a victim? - Dothan Eagle


Dothan Eagle

Bullying, is your child a victim?
Dothan Eagle
This is their child's principal and we need our parents to be involved. It is going to take all of us working together to help our students succeed. Our students are very lucky. We have several groups and organizations that are dedicated to putting an ...

The Non-Negotiables of Step-Parenting - Huffington Post


The Non-Negotiables of Step-Parenting
Huffington Post
Step-parenting is tricky, not least because it means blending two cultures, cultures which can have as many hidden, nuanced differences and preferences, as obvious ones. They may have different communication styles, different ideas about humour, making ...

The science of excruciating pain, as when parents step barefoot on a Lego brick - Washington Post


Washington Post

The science of excruciating pain, as when parents step barefoot on a Lego brick
Washington Post
The physical sensation of walking on the bricks, as thousands of parental feet have felt before him, was clear; Arnett's face wavered between the type of grimace perfected by Clint Eastwood and the numb smile perfected by Grimace the hamburger alien.

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9 Things To Remember When Meeting Your Step-Kids For The First Time - Huffington Post Canada


Huffington Post Canada

9 Things To Remember When Meeting Your Step-Kids For The First Time
Huffington Post Canada
Meeting step-children for the first time can be overwhelming not only for the child, but for the adult, too. Children are seeing a new face, and some adults experience parenting for the first time. "As a step-parent you are entering a situation where a ...

Next step for parenting when children move out - Clarence Valley Daily Examiner


Clarence Valley Daily Examiner

Next step for parenting when children move out
Clarence Valley Daily Examiner
PARENTING, as I have discovered, comes in stages. But no matter which phase you are in, your children need you in some capacity. The requirements may vary at each juncture but essentially the responsibility of taking care of them never ceases.

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