Rank #1: What to do When Your Kids Clothes are Coverd in Dirt Stains
Welcome to the final episode of DoP. This week, Chris and Christian hope to leave you with something that will always come in handy...cleaning dirt off your kids' clothes!
Rank #2: Chores and Step Dadding
Chris and Christian discuss what chores you kids "should" be doing and answer a question about step dadding.
Rank #3: Post-Birth Selfie
Chris and Christian discuss a post-birth selfie making the rounds and answer a question about a t-shirt.
Rank #4: I Don't Want to Spank my Four-Year Old
Christian and Chris discuss an article about how to discipline kids today.
Rank #5: Magical Childhood and Different Parenting Styles
Chris and Christian discuss an article about a dad being done with making his kid's childhood "magical" and we answer your question about dealing with different parenting styles.
Rank #6: Parent Like a Scandinavian Boss Mom
Christian and Chris discuss an article about parenting like a Scandinavian boss mom!
Rank #7: Hello, World!
Welcome to Department of Parenting! This is our Hello, World, aka, our Episode Zero. The thing that just kinda sets the stage for what is to come. Welcome. Thanks for being here. We're excited to get to know you.
Rank #8: Ten Commandments of Parenting and iPad Game Suggestions
Christian and Chris discuss an article about the "Ten Commandments of parenting" and Christian answers Chris's question about iPad games.
Rank #9: Public vs Private Schools
Chris (private school kid) and Christian (public school kid) discuss an article outlining some of factors in deciding between public or private school for your kids.
Rank #10: Millennial Parents vs 80s Parents
Christian and Chris discuss an article looking at differences between Millennial Parents & 80s Parents.
Rank #11: Children Sleeping Alone
Christian and Chris discuss an article about having/making kids sleep alone.
Rank #12: Create a Creative Child
Can you make sure your kid is creative? Do you want to? Do Chris and Christian have the answer?
Rank #13: How to Have Better Family Meals
Chris and Christian discuss an article about having better family meals.
Rank #14: Puff Puff Sleep Pass
Chris and Christian examine whether using a sleep pass helps put kids to bed and answer a question about drugs.
Rank #15: Old Ways of Parenting No Longer Works
Christian and Chris discuss an article about how the old ways of parenting might not work in today's world, but perhaps there is a middle ground.
Rank #16: Instead of Saying Sorry and Purchasing Question
Christian and Chris discuss an article about not telling a kid to say sorry...and we answer your question about some upcoming purchases.
Rank #17: How to Clean Poop
Christian and Chris discuss an article detailing how to clean poop. Yay, poop!
Rank #18: Kids TV Update and Your Bedtime Routine Question
Chris and Christian talk about what their kids are watching and answer your question about bedtime routines.
Rank #19: Not How Was Your Day & Two Kid Q
Chris and Christian discuss an article about things to ask your kid other than "how was your day" and answer your question about having two kids.
Rank #20: Other Countries Do What
Christian and Chris review some parenting techniques used in a few other countries and answer your question about when to intervene at the playground.