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30. Parenting Resolutions Day 2

30. Parenting Resolutions Day 2

This is part of my parenting series to help parents set themselves up for success in the New Year! Join the 2020 Parenting Resolutions group: drb.show/2020 If you want a supportive place to chat with like-minded parents join my Present and Productive Parents...

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26. How Kids Can Interact with Adults

26. How Kids Can Interact with Adults

If you want a supportive place to chat with like-minded parents join my Present and Productive Parents Group on Facebook. If you like what you hear, please leave a rating and review on this podcast. Links and Resources: Dr. Phil Boucher on Instagram...

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Three Weird Things Your Baby Might Do (And Why)

Three Weird Things Your Baby Might Do (And Why)

There are a lot of things that babies do that totally freak new parents out and make them ask, “Is this normal or is my baby weird?” As a pediatrician, I totally understand the fear and concern, so I want to quickly address the three most common “weird things”...

25. How to Raise and Organized Child with Dr. Damon Korb

25. How to Raise and Organized Child with Dr. Damon Korb

If you want a supportive place to chat with like-minded parents join my Present and Productive Parents Group on Facebook. If you like what you hear, please leave a rating and review on this podcast. Links and Resources: Dr. Phil Boucher on Instagram @DrPhilBoucher on...

Safest Sleep Position for Babies with Reflux

Safest Sleep Position for Babies with Reflux

I get a lot of questions about babies and reflux, especially as it relates to sleep—how to get them to sleep well if they seem fussy, irritable, or have like heartburn-like symptoms. One of the most common questions parents ask me is how to elevate the head of the...

24. Batch Cooking

24. Batch Cooking

If you want a supportive place to chat with like-minded parents join my Present and Productive Parents Group on Facebook. If you like what you hear, please leave a rating and review on this podcast.   Links and Resources: Dr. Phil Boucher on Instagram...

23. Parents Running on Empty

23. Parents Running on Empty

If you want a supportive place to chat with like-minded parents join my Present and Productive Parents Group on Facebook. If you like what you hear, please leave a rating and review on this podcast.   Links and Resources: Dr. Phil Boucher on Instagram...

22. Gratitude

22. Gratitude

Entitlement is poison and today, I'm talking about gratitude. Gratitude can be a hard concept for kids to understand, so instead of focusing on what they deserve, teach them that what they have is the opportunity to live in an era where they have the most learning and...

21. Parenting 5 Kids at a Trampoline Park

21. Parenting 5 Kids at a Trampoline Park

  If you want a supportive place to chat with like-minded parents join my Present and Productive Parents Group on Facebook. If you like what you hear, please leave a rating and review on this podcast.   Links and Resources: Dr. Phil Boucher on Instagram...

20. The Dangers of Vaping

20. The Dangers of Vaping

  Today I'm talking about a topic that is concerning a lot of parents—vaping. If you're a parent worried about the dangers of vaping and wondering how to talk to your children about it, this episode is for you. If this sounds like an issue in your life, give this...

19. If Your Child Says “Butt,” Chill

19. If Your Child Says “Butt,” Chill

How do you feel about your child saying the word "butt," and using other "potty language?" I think it's normal and totally okay, and I'll tell you why. If this sounds like an issue in your life, give this episode a listen and share it with another parent who needs to...

18. Physicians Need Margins

18. Physicians Need Margins

What is a margin? Think of a piece of paper. You know that space around the edge that you aren't supposed to use but it's there if you need it? That's a margin. If you're already at the edge, then there's nothing to do but fall over the cliff of whatever busyness or...

17. What Will Your Child Say About You in 30 Years?

17. What Will Your Child Say About You in 30 Years?

I talk with a lot of parents that are worried. They are in the trenches of parenting and they're worried that they're making the wrong choice for their child. They're worried that they're doing something that's going to come back to bite them in 10 years when their...

16. Biting Behavior in Toddlers

16. Biting Behavior in Toddlers

I’ve had a ton of parents approach me this week about sudden biting, hitting, or head banging behavior in their 12-18 month olds. Understandably, this can upsetting to parents when it occurs in public or notes are being sent home from daycare that their little one bit...

15. Summer Schedules

15. Summer Schedules

This is a special interview I did for a local Catholic radio show that I wanted to share with you all. Summer is an awesome time to kick back, relax, and enjoy extra time with the family. For a lot of parents, however, summertime can be stressful and way overbooked....

14. Doing Chores Together as a Family

14. Doing Chores Together as a Family

This is a special interview I did for a local Catholic radio show that I wanted to share with you all. There are a lot of parents out there that think being a good parent means that you're devoting tons of time to reading books and doing projects with your kids....

13. How to Potty Train

13. How to Potty Train

Parents ask me all the time how to potty train and when’s the right time to start. For my family, we take on potty training a little differently. We’d rather hold off and keep our little ones in diapers a bit longer, so we don’t have to ask them a million times a day,...

How to Tell If Your Child Is Sick

How to Tell If Your Child Is Sick

A lot of parents ask me, “how do I know if my child is sick?” They're worried that they may miss the signs and I can understand why that is. A lot of times, parents worry that their baby is going to throw a surprise at them or they're going to miss something. First...

How to Get Days and Nights Straight

How to Get Days and Nights Straight

A lot of parents wonder how to get their baby's days and nights straight. They get home from the hospital and they're exhausted. Their baby is sleeping all day, which is great, but he or she stays up all night. So how do you keep a newborn active enough during the day...