Jason was recently a guest at the San Diego Parents of Twins Club to speak about How Dads Can Better Connect With Their Kids. Below is the video:
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Posted by Jason Kreidman on February 23, 2016 in Podcast with 1 comment
After discussing these 8 common stereotypes of dads, we discuss 5 Ways Men Can Change Stereotypes About Fatherhood. This article makes suggestions on what dads can do to show the world that they are not part of the stereotype:
1. Change Your Child’s diapers
2. Take Parental Leave
3. Challenge Gender Sterotypes – help daughters do things thought of as boy activities
4. Leave work to help with childcare
5. Clean the house
Posted by Jason Kreidman on February 16, 2016 in Podcast with no comments
Episode 50 has the theme about stress. As dads, how can we reduce stress and manage it in our daily lives? We make a return to our segment structure within the episode. Alan and Jason start with a Dad’s Debate. Do children have more stress than parents? Kids don’t typically have the tools to understand how to deal with stress. One suggestion is within Stuff To Do. The guys suggest to meditate with your child. There are great guided meditations on YouTube. It will benefit you and your child. In the SuperCharge segment, we introduce Bal Yoga for kids. It takes the kids through poses for A through Z. They follow along in a book and can watch a DVD. For the Dad’s Homework, the guys suggest to meditate or do yoga with your child at least 1 time within the next 7 days. In the Battlefield, we discuss how kids show symptoms of stress which is often irritability, moodiness, complaining, crying, withdrawal from activities and changes in sleeping or eating patterns. The suggestion is to try one of these 5 techniques:
The guys finish up the episode with the Quote of the Day from Annette Funicello, “Life does not have to be perfect to be wonderful”. Jason now has this up on his refrigerator at home.
Welcome & Intros (0:00) – Working from home depression
Dad’s Debate (4:48) – Do children have more stress than parents?
Stuff To Do (11:10) – Meditate with your child
SuperCharge (15:52) – Bal Yoga for kids.
Dad’s Homework (18:54) – Meditate or do yoga with your
Posted by Jason Kreidman on February 9, 2016 in Podcast with no comments
Life hacks are shortcuts to make things easier in your life. In this episode 49, the guys provide 39 Life Hacks for Dads. These are tips and tricks that fathers can use to make their lives just a little easier with their kids.
Posted by Jason Kreidman on February 2, 2016 in Podcast with no comments
Manners are not something you are born with, they must be taught. The reality is that many people really don’t have good manners. In Episode 48, Jason’s 7 year old son Kasen joins in the discussion. We do know it’s important to start early. Studies show that we can start teaching children manners at about 18 months as they begin to be aware that other people have feelings. The article we discuss in the podcast is from Parents.com.
Not being taught manners can be problematic as they go off to school and begin to deal with other people. We do know that it doesn’t happen overnight. Manner smust be taught over and over. Also, monkey see, monkey do. If you want your kids to have manners, you must display them first. Like many other parenting aspects, consistency is the key.
There are 4 Basic areas of Manners
Basic Table Manners
Please and Thank You