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New Baby Worries

New mothers tend to worry more often about their newborn child.  Even though you had a successful delivery, received a positive report from the baby’s doctor and the baby is eating well, you may be a parent concerned about your new baby’s health and well-being.  The following parenting article will help you, the new parent,...

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Parenting Without Self-blame and Self-criticism

  Parenting without blame and self-criticism is the process of turning the science of parenting into an art.  You can read all the parenting books in the world, implement all the great strategies and you are still going to make mistakes as a parent.  Therefore, a good parent realizes that, yes, parenting is a science,...

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Use Your Parenting Mistakes as a Learning Opportunity for Success

  No parent is perfect.  The idea that we can parent a child without making mistakes is unrealistic and unhelpful when it comes to learning and evolving.  Parent takes practice and time.  Parenting is not only a science, but an art.  Parenting science come after one test a hypothesis and tests probable theories to see if they...

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Hosting A Graduation Party

Hosting A Graduation Party

Senior graduation, whether it’s high school or college, may bring a fair amount of stress into a parent’s life.  Planning a graduation party or event can be time consuming and challenging.  There are positive steps a parent can take to ensure that the graduates celebration is memorable.  There are appropriate graduation step and etiquette to follow especially...

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Parenting Styles: Different Types of Parenting

Parenting Styles: Different Types of Parenting

Most of us parents ask at one time or another, “What kind of parent am I?”  There are many ways to parent a child; some better than others. The first question you have to ask yourself, hopefully before you become a parent, is “What kind of parent personality do I want display?” , and “Am I going...

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Children Doing Chores: Preparing Your Child For The World of Work

Children Doing Chores: Preparing Your Child For The World of Work

Are parents today doing enough to prepare their children for the world of work? In recent years, there seems to be more and more children reporting that their parents do not assign chores or allow the child to work with the parent at home as a method to encourage independence and self-reliance. Assigning children at...

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Why Education is a Mess in America

Why Education is a Mess in America

Education is a mess in America because of 1) too much government regulation and control, 2) the school calendar is set up and based on a hundred year old agricultural schedule, 3) our educators are seldom involved in the planning process and 4) our society seldom is told “the real story” as to why many of our...

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Stupid Parenting: Sports Come Before School?

Stupid Parenting: Sports Come Before School?

Jimmy The School Janitor is a regular featured author for ScottCounseling.  Jimmy provides his perspective on what he sees to be the real problem with children today… ”dumb parenting!” Traveling Sport Parents are Sometime Stupid As the school building janitor it is my job to be in the cafeteria while the students eat lunch.  I make...

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Dumb Parenting From A School Janitor’s Perspective

Dumb Parenting From A School Janitor’s Perspective

Jimmy, the school custodian, is going to be a regular “Featured Author” for ScottCounseling.com.  With the increase in more and more parents trying to do too much to help their child succeed, Jimmy’s wisdom, advice and humorous stories will expose the dumb parenting that takes place out there today. Don’t Be A Dumb Parent My name...

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Facebook may have some hidden dangers for your children and as a parent you need to become aware of those situations.  The internet is helpful, but online social sites, such as Facebook, can lead your child into a world that is not safe.  There are steps to take as a parent to keep your child...

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