Parenting

Helping our kids develop a Growth Mindset is the high-value gift that keeps on giving

Helping our kids develop a Growth Mindset is the high-value gift that keeps on giving

Build a growth mindset, celebrate effort, and stop focusing on outcomes We teach our children thousands of lessons throughout their lives. When they are young, we often try to solve their problems and encourage them to be their authentic selves.

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Sometimes I feel like a Shitty Parent. Am I the Only One?

Sometimes I feel like a Shitty Parent. Am I the Only One?

Sometimes I feel like a shitty parent. Am I the only one? If you asked me in 2004 whether I would feel like I knew what I was doing as a father by 2020, I honestly would have said “yes”.

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If you really want to take care of your kids, start taking care of yourself

If you really want to take care of your kids, start taking care of yourself

From the frying pan straight into the fire Mental health issues have been on the rise for many years. Now, new research shows an even more dramatic increase in mental health issues just in 2020 because of the combination of COVID-19, economic challenges, and racism.

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Tips for parenting during COVID-19 or virtually any pandemic

Tips for parenting during COVID-19 or virtually any pandemic

As if parenting wasn’t hard enough…now this? Even in the best of times, parenting is likely the most challenging role of our lives. Just when you think you understand your child, they reach a new developmental stage, they seem like different people, and the learning starts anew.

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