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The Best Parenting Advice Is to Go Live in Europe

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Pity the American children: No one is writing books about how great they are. Instead, praise has lately been reserved for kids overseas, who—according to a profusion of books and articles in […]

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Eight ways to prevent ‘insta-parenting’ anxiety

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RESEARCH shows around six out of 10 parents feel pressure from social media to be the ‘perfect parent’ – even though the truth is there’s no such thing. The result of this […]

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9 Parenting Tips We’re Totally Stealing from the Swedes

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You’ve probably heard all about the Swedes’ generous parental leave policy (more on that below), but that’s not the only parenting pointer we’re coveting from the Nordic nation. Here, nine Swedish child-rearing […]

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Parenting classes ‘could help reduce social costs’

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Parenting classes should be made more available to help families deal with challenging behaviour, research says. A King’s College London study suggests young people displaying antisocial behaviour who do not feel cared about by […]

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Seven children later, I am still judged as a mother, mainly by other mothers

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The thing I’m actually dreading most about back to school is the class WhatsApp groups starting up again,” my friend said as we attempted to grab a cuppa in the midst of […]

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5 Lessons I Learned About Success From Parenting A Child On The Spectrum

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My son has Asperger’s Syndrome. Asperger’s is on the Autism Spectrum and affects learning plus a host of other developmental issues. When he was three, his diagnostician gave me the bad news. […]

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Tips for efficient panda parenting: New gentle approach for upbringing children

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Tips for efficient panda parenting: New gentle approach for upbringing children Panda Parenting, by definition, is all about allowing kids to make their own decisions so that they can learn on their […]

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So ‘Snowplow Parenting’ Is a Thing and Here’s Everything You Need to Know About It

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hen it comes to parenting, it can feel like there are endless options for how to raise your kids right, and the same number of opportunities to make life-altering mistakes. You’ve probably […]

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Mum praised for sharing photo that sums up the reality of parenting

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We know full well that parenting isn’t all Pinterest-perfect moments, but it’s still reassuring to know you’re not alone in the struggle. People are thanking one mum for sharing an honest photo […]

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5 hacks to ease your parenting anxiety, from economist Emily Oster

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Parenting is a uniquely humbling and confounding experience. When new parents confront a new challenge, they often find themselves in a whirlwind of conflicting advice, stirring confusion more than clearing the air. […]

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