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The 'Good Enough' Parent

December 1st, 2015

Episode 108 of 156 episodes

How do you know you're being a good parent? How do you know if you're doing all the things your baby or child needs to grow in to a functioning happy adult? Where do you get the information you need, what are the bench marks, why do our own parents just laugh off the problems that concern us as parents? Is it possible in our modern world with all the search engines and information of the universe at our fingertips we are botching the job of being parents by trying to be perfect when what our children really need is parents who are doing a 'good enough' job?