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Co-parenting during the holidays isn’t for the faint of heart

  For children of divorce, the holidays can be anything but happy. Relationship expert Monique Honaman provides advice on how you and your ex can make the holidays memorable for your kids.       By Kevin Woo  October 27, 2013 Christmas is less than two months away. Kids around the world look forward to …

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Rules for dating my teenage daughter

      Your teenager jumping into the dating world  is every parent’s worst nightmare!! Read some tips for parents on how to deal with your teenager dating in this article. By Kevin Woo, The Asian Parent | July 4, 2013 Things are changing at my house. Boys are no longer considered, “Yucky.” Now they’re …

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North dad, South dad

        A new dad will have to make a decision whether he wants to be a “North dad” or a “South dad” during the delivery of his newborn baby. Find out what each role entails and if you fit the bill. By Kevin Woo, The Asian Parent | May 12, 2013 The …

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Fathers raising daughters: 10 tips all dads should know

      As the saying goes, Men are from Mars and Women are from Venus. We are from completely different planets. That is why some dads find it daunting to find out that they’re having a baby girl. Read our 10 tips all dads should know for raising their daughters. By Kevin Woo, The …

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Budgeting for baby: How to save money

      By Kevin Woo, The Asian Parent | March 30, 2013 When Danny and Tracy Kofke were married in 2000 they knew that someday they wanted children. Tracy wanted to be a stay-at-home mom, and the couple also wanted a comfortable, yet modest, life. From the time they got married, until their first …

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Parenting advice I wish I heard sooner

        Parenthood is not the easiest job in the world, but is definitely one of the most rewarding. Dr. Fran Walfish shares some important parenting tips that will help first-time parents survive the challenges and obstacles of parenthood. By Kevin Woo, The Asian Parent | March 26, 2013 This past Christmas the …

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Delivery room survival tips

        The day your baby is born will be one you’ll never forget. With a little advance planning you can avoid some bumps or misunderstandings. Check out our delivery room survival tips for dads here. By Kevin Woo, The Asian Parent | March 22, 2013 Seuk Kim is a delivery room expert. …

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How to be a good parent

      Parents find themselves confounded by their children, they’re not always sure what to do. Dr. Fran Walfish demystifies parenthood and offers advice on how to be a good parent. By Kevin Woo, The Asian Parent | March 19, 2013 Last week I bought a new Blu-ray disc player. When I got home …

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Paternity leave for new dads

      Even dads need time off work to bond and help out around the house / hospital when they welcome their newborn into the world. Find out how new daddies can apply for paternity leave to spend more time with the new addition to the family in the article below. By Kevin Woo, …

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Investment tips for parents

          Want to make sure you have enough money for college tuition and retirement? Follow Einstein’s advice and start investing early. By Kevin Woo, The Asian Parent | March 8, 2013 A wise man once said, “The most powerful force in the universe is compound interest.” You might be tempted to …

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First time fatherhood

      First-time dads have fears and anxieties too! Follow these 5 simple tips to help   men make the transition to fatherhood. By Kevin Woo,  The AsianParent.com, January 19, 2013 In his book, The Tale of Two Cities, Charles Dickens wrote, “It was the best of times. It was the worst of times.” That’s …