4 Dads

4 Dads Media LLC

Our podcast is tailored around a connection with 4 best friends and our opinions of what it takes to be a father. Most of the episodes will be centered around dad topics that may not often be discussed, as well as experiences with our family. So sit back, and enjoy the ride with Vince, Tyler, Alex and KeAndre as we share our lives with you! Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/4dads/support read less
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Navigating Uninvited Parenting Advice
Jul 9 2024
Navigating Uninvited Parenting Advice
Timestamps: Intro: 00:00 Struggle of the Week: 01:27 Quick hitters: 10:22 Main Topic: 16:47 In this episode, we delve into the complex world of unsolicited parenting advice from well-meaning strangers. Whether it’s at the park, the grocery store, or a family gathering, we’ve all encountered those moments when someone else steps in to correct our child’s behavior. But how should we react? Is there a silver lining to these interactions? Join our host as we explore three key questions: - [ ] Was I missing something that needed attention? Sometimes our attention is divided, and we might overlook our child’s actions. Could that stranger’s intervention actually be helpful? We discuss how to balance gratitude for our mom community with setting boundaries. - [ ] As hard as it was, did I need to hear it?Criticism isn’t easy to accept, but it can lead to growth. We share stories of feedback—both gentle and not-so-gentle—that challenged our parenting skills and ultimately made us better parents. - [ ] If they were in the wrong, how should I have handled it? When lines are crossed, it’s an opportunity to teach our children about boundaries. We explore ways to address the situation gracefully while modeling assertiveness. Tune in for practical tips, relatable anecdotes, and a fresh perspective on those moments when strangers try to parent our kids. Remember, we’re all in this parenting journey together! Join us as the 4 Dads discuss. Our one stop shop is www.4dadspodcast.com Come check us out! Our podcast is tailored around a connection with 4 best friends and our opinions of what it takes to be a father. Most of the episodes will be centered around dad topics that may not often be discussed, as well as experiences with our family. So sit back, and enjoy the ride with Vince, Tyler, Alex and KeAndre as we share our lives with you! --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/4dads/support