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Parenting News Recap Roundup #20

Posted on February 27th, 2014

Hi mommies & daddies! Thanks for joining us for another round of Parenting News Recap Roundup (our 20th! woohoo) – we hope you find it informative & enjoyable! 🙂

* With so many parenting styles and “mommy titles” around these days – do you know what type of parent you are..? Take this quiz to find out if you’re a Tiger Mom or a Free Range Parent. [the Stir]

* If you’re not familiar with the abovementioned styles and types, and took the quiz but didn’t get the answer, here’s a good overview of these parenting styles; from helicopter to free range and unschooling – all you need to know to understand these unconventional (and controversial) childcare methods & techniques. [Daily Express UK]

* This isn’t really “news” news, but it’s just such a great story… (we dare you to read it without shedding a tear!) A couple that struggled for years to conceive, finally got a baby – through a Facebook competition. Read the whole story here. [St. Louis Today]

* The three life skills your children need in order to succeed in life – vision, confidence and heart. Read more about it here. [Daily Herald]

* Having a second child changes household dynamics, as a “couple with a baby” become a “family” in a new sense of the word. Here are some insightful thoughts and feelings by a mom who went through the expansion of her family unit. [Northumberland News]

* We loved this humorous post by a mom fighting the “singleton” phenomenon (as in single, lonely, lost socks..) Enjoy! [Mommy Masters]

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