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Parenting Styles Uninvolved Parents

October 13, 2017

Parents who are uninvolved are often branded as neglectful, indifferent or dismissive parents. There are four categories of parenting styles, authoritarian, authoritative, permissive and uninvolved. Uninvolved parents are often seen as “hands off” parents, who are often laid-back and impassive towards their children. In the worst cases, this type of parenting could be seen as […]

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Consistent bedtimes for healthier, smarter children

October 13, 2017

University College London published an article this month in the Journal Pediatrics, illustrating the benefits of consistent bedtimes for your children.  The study looked at 10,000 children at ages 3, 5, and 7 years old and gathered behavior data from their mothers and teachers.  The researchers found that children with inconsistent bedtimes had worse behavior with […]

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How to Raise your Children to become Responsible Adults

October 13, 2017

Children are impressionable beings. From a young age, they learn from what they see and hear from their parents and adopt these principles as the right way. However, if what children are being taught is not positive, it is possible that they may grow up having a skewed sense of responsibility. In order to avoid […]

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How to Approach your Childs Drug use

October 13, 2017

When you are faced with your child using drugs it can be a heart breaking discovery and an extremely tough battle to win. Your child’s drug use does not just affect him or her, it affects everyone. The whole family will feel the ripple effect of your child’s addiction. Your child’s addiction will have emotional, […]

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Challenges first Time Mothers Face

October 13, 2017

One challenge first time mothers face is reality. Here is a baby totally dependent on you for survival. Reality forces the mother to accept that her baby is not something that will go away, something that can be put in the cupboard, or something that can be ignored. A baby demands all her time. Is […]

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Advantages and Disadvantages of having a Baby in your 20s

October 12, 2017

Becoming a parent is the happiest moment of life. No accomplishment is greater than bringing a life to this world. But along with joy comes the huge responsibility too. And to take this responsibility no age can be determined as best because the sense of responsibility does not depend on age but on an individual’s […]

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How to Handle Pushy Grandparents

October 12, 2017

The grandparents may assist you in every which way, in the belief they are being helpful and useful, yet you may find them to be overwhelming and pushy. There’s no doubt about it, grandparents can often overstep the mark and cause offence without realizing. They have every care in the world and only want what’s […]

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A consistent bedtime in childhood is just as important as the amount of sleep

October 11, 2017

Some children resist the idea of going to bed at a set time from a very early age. This can present their parents with a dilemma. Do they persist with a regular bedtime and endure the tears and tantrums, or give in for the sake of peace and quiet and family harmony, allowing the child […]

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Accountability and Responsibility are Opportunities Learned in Lifes Lessons

October 11, 2017

Parents are responsible for the well-being of their children. Parents are also responsible to instill in their children to become responsible adults, that are able to take care of themselves. Children often mimic the characteristics of their parents. if they see  slovenly or lazy parents, chances are they will imitate those same slovenly and lazy […]

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