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Founder of The Good Dad Project Larry Hagner thought he was teaching his son … but here’s what he learned. ___ Dear Son - You came along in my life six years ago.  I still remember the day you were born like it was yesterday.  I have always been told that time flies when you have your...

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I was raised in a strict Christian home, which meant that Halloween fun was real, real bad. Let me tell you that a harvest festival with Biblical costumes is no match for actual trick-or-treating. Yes, I'm bitter. In my unprofessional opinion, parents try way too hard to suck the fun out of...

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With estimates that at least 250,000 Americans have Down syndrome, society knows the genetic condition exists. Besides, the national Down syndrome organizations' campaigns to raise awareness seem to fall short. (For example, the slogan, "More alike than different" repeats the negative perception...

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Racist-football-coach-bud-walpole-report racist-football-coach-bud-walpole-report Good morning, everyone. Just checking, is it still 2014? It is? Great! If that's the case, can someone please explain to me how a grown-ass adult in South Carolina didn't see why it would be an issue if he encouraged...

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1. When you pull the old bait-and-switch Photo Credit: giphy.com Who hasn't swapped out something desirable for something nasty? Whether you're telling your child that the beef tongue they're eating is actually just pork or pretending to throw light-up glitter heels into your shopping cart only to...

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33-year-old Georgia mom Jamila Jones had her 1-year-old son and the father of the child in the van with her when she fled both New Mexico and Texas State Police. New Mexico State Police reported her driving as fast as 120 mph in a van. New Mexico State Police enlisted the help of Texas officers...

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Parenting, wwwblogs, mommyproblems

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Dads can often be forgotten in the devastation of a miscarriage. One dad shares his experience in hopes of helping other dads going through it. — October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. Miscarriage is a mysterious and devastating thing. Here is the story of this Dad’s...

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It seems like yesterday that I was corralling a 3-year-old boy in Buzz Lightyear toddler undies, a 2-year-old darling diapered princess and a newborn into the bath at night, wishing for the days where they'd be self-sufficient. I spent days cutting up food into safe pieces, changing diapers, potty...

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The program, created for students in sixth through eighth grades, has had some truly successful results for both kids and parents. According to Jen Slonaker, Vice President of Education & Training for Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts, Get Real's comprehensive sex education is built on...

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Last month I interviewed Tom Sturges, a music executive and mentor, about his tips for cultivating creativity in kids. This month I wanted to share some great tips from Julia Cameron’s book The Artist’s Way for Parents: Raising Creative Children. If you’re unfamiliar with Cameron, she penned...

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Patron of The Natural History Museum, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge walks with museum director Michael Dixon ats she leaves the Natural History Museum after she attended the Wildlife Photographer of The Year 2014 Awards Ceremony on October 21, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Stefan Wermuth...

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Doyin Richards explains how cooking can be one of the best ways parents can bond with their children.  — First off, let me say that I’m all about dads bonding with their kids in any way they deem fit. Dance parties, going to the playground, watching movies, reading stories, etc...

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The fancy digital, pedometer-bracelet thingy around my wrist tells me I slept six hours and 25 minutes with four interruptions. As I struggle to awake, my body can tell you, that isn’t nearly enough. An estimated 70 million Americans are sleep-deprived, according to the National Sleep Foundation...

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How Kozo Hattori is proactively keeping his sons out of jail. ¯¯¯ Reading about the locker room abuse in Sayreville reminded me of Steubenville and Saratoga, where seemingly “normal” boys from “good” families have served, are serving, or will be serving time in prison. As the father of...

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It's amazingly important that we raise our girls to believe that they are as equal to boys in every way. I believe in empowering girls, and teaching them all about feminism, and that equality is their basic human right. I'm all for that. But I can't get behind the FCKH8.com T-shirt company...

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It seems that every few months we get another study showing how giving teens access to sex education and contraception dramatically reduces pregnancy and abortion rates. This is obvious stuff, but we're still resisting the policies that put birth control in the hands of the people who want and need...

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What we say and show kids can be two completely different things - Being a parent is one of the most enjoyable yet challenging experiences in life. Parents hold the innate responsibility of making sure kids feel loved and happy from the moment they are born yet there is no one size fits all manual...

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Parenting, PickyEater, Parents

EmpoweringParents
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Recently, my oldest daughter and I were out and about, running some errands; on our way home, we stopped at a gas station. There I saw a group of young men, one of whom wore his pants so low that I was concerned he was going to trip going up the curb! After I saw him, I looked my daughter right in...

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Most tired, frazzled, stressed-out moms are comforted by this platitude: Being a mom is the toughest job in the world. I understand this saying, but I don't agree with it. Yes, on my very worst days — where my kids whine nonstop and torture me from nap time till bedtime — this...

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