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Want to Raise Successful Daughters?

Today’s read from inc.com, below you’ll find a small part of the article, plus a link so you can read the rest.

Someday, my daughter is going to kill me for this one, but it’s a story that will vindicate parents everywhere.

Researchers in the United Kingdom say parents’ super-high expectations for their teenage daughters–especially if they remind them constantly of those expectations–are among the most important factors in predicting whether young girls will grow up to become successful women.

As a university press release put it: “Behind every successful woman is a nagging mom? Teenage girls more likely to succeed if they have pushy mothers.”

Nag more, fail less.

The researchers at the University of Essex found that girls whose “main parent”–that’s usually the mother–consistently displayed high parental expectations were far less likely to fall into the traps that made the girls less likely to succeed in life.

Make sure you check out the full article here, the credit of this article goes to Bill Murphy Jr. Executive editor of operations inc.com

20+ Reasons Why Kids Can’t Be Left Alone With Their Dads

Are you guilty of this? Of course you are, everybody is!

My morning’s read from boredpanda.com, below you’ll find a small part of the article, plus a link so you can read the rest.

As Spiderman’s Uncle Ben once famously said, “with great power comes great responsibility,” and few responsibilities are greater than that of being a father. But as you can see from these hilarious pictures, some dads take that responsibility more seriously than others. Compiled by Bored Panda, this list of dad fails is sure to make you laugh regardless of whether you’re a parent or not. But if you’re a mom then, well, you might want to check to make sure your husband isn’t drawing eyebrows on the baby or sizing it up for a watermelon helmet…
Have any dad fails that are so bad they’re good? Then feel free to share them below and don’t forget to vote for your favorite!

Make sure you check out the full article here, and all the comments.

Hey Moms, Show Us Your Hairdos!

We want all the “Mommy with the good hair” you’ve got!

One of my favorite sites is BuzzFeed, and here’s a great article from them “Hey Moms, Show Us Your Hairdos!”

Make sure you check out the full article here, and all the comments, there’s some great “Hair Do’s”