Posts Tagged ‘ mom ’

Collaborating With Older Kids Long Distance

August 1, 2013
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Maybe this is the hot ticket with older kids. The way to show support from a distance. To pitch in and help them with stuff that they want or need to do but could use some help doing it better or bigger or cooler. There are tons of those opportunities in upper middle school projects…

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Survival Mode and the Relentless Drive for a Better Life

March 26, 2012
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Beyond Consequences, Logic and Control by Heather T Forbes

I recently had the life-altering experience of reading Beyond Consequences, Logic, and Control: A Love-Based Approach to Helping Attachment-Challenged Children With Severe Behaviors. My son, who has a long distance dad, and to whom I have, at one time, been a long distance mom to, has some challenging behavior that this book addresses. I read…

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Gender and Long Distance Parenting

April 23, 2009
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Along my journey gathering community around long distance parenting, I’ve read and seen a lot of things regarding divorce, child custody, non-custodial parents, deadbeat parents and parental alienation syndrome. One thing that sticks out to me is how gender biased the stories typically are. Rather than being centered around parents in general, it’s about fathers…

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New Contributor – Welcome, Holly!

August 8, 2008
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I am pleased to introduce a new contributor and moderator to distanceparent.org - Holly.

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Summer Vacation Time

June 16, 2006
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And it was then that I realized that he and she have adapted to this whole distance family thing. They are cool with it and they are adept at keeping those relationships alive. I taught them that. What a proud moment in distance parenting.

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