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The Danish Way of Parenting Audiobook

The Danish Way of Parenting: What the Happiest People in the World Know About Raising Confident, Capable Kids

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Publisher's Summary

Discover the parenting secrets of the happiest people in the world.

What makes Denmark the happiest country in the world - and how do Danish parents raise happy, confident, successful kids year after year? This upbeat and practical guide reveals the six essential principles that have been working for parents in Denmark for decades:

  • Play: essential for development and well-being
  • Authenticity: fosters trust and an 'inner compass'
  • Reframing: helps kids cope with setbacks and look on the bright side
  • Empathy: allows us to act with kindness towards others
  • No ultimatums: no power struggles or resentment
  • Togetherness: a way to celebrate family time, on special occasions and every day

A revealing and fresh take on parenting advice, The Danish Way of Parenting will help parents from all walks of life raise the happiest, most well-adjusted kids in the world.

©2017 Jessica Joelle Alexander and Iben Dissing Sandahl (P)2017 Hachette Audio

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    Sarah Danaher 02/01/2018
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    "Short but interesting"

    Interesting insight into a mentally healthier culture and way of life. I liked the succinctness. Makes the key lessons more memorable. A simple recipe that fits in with the calmer easier happier parenting philosophy!

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    attila csaji 22/12/2017
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    "eye opening. nicely written and red. great ideas "

    eye opening. nicely written and red. great ideas. good for nee parents who need help in deciding how to raise good children

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    L. Sutton UK 28/11/2017
    L. Sutton UK 28/11/2017 Member Since 2017
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    "For a new parent"

    It’s a must! I devoured this in a few hours and can’t wait to listen again when our little one is born. Not just useful for those with children, a must for anyone who wants to be a good human!

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    "good philosophy to follow but very short"

    would expect to pay less than 1 credit for a3 hour recording
    will be trying to implement the strategies

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