Inside: You will find 4 fun and engaging Ted Talks that are great for any parent to listen to. These parenting Ted Talks are all easy to listen to and will make you feel a bit better as a parent afterwards. We really put way too much pressure on ourselves these days!
Ted Talks for Parents
These 4 Ted Talks for parents have great messages that will engage you and be interesting to watch. All are less than 20 minutes and you could even listen to them in the car if you’d like (though some have some fun visuals, so your call).
There is a little summary under each one to give you a general idea of what they are each about and who they are geared towards. Though, I personally easily enjoyed listening to all 4 of them. Each have different topics and perspectives for you to reflect on.
So check them out and let me know what you think! If you have any favorites I have not listed feel free to share in the comments!
Let’s Talk Parenting Taboos
This video is a a must watch for pregnant women and new parents. This couple touches upon 4 topics that really impact the reality of entering parenthood versus “picture perfect” projection that is painted by movies, magazines, and social media.
I really recommend for pregnant moms to watch, as it will relieve you of trying to “fulfill” any expectations that society promotes.
How to Raise Successful Kids – without Over-parenting
A MUST WATCH for any parent with school aged kids. Kids are now living a “checklist of childhood” , though, maybe there is a different way. Julie goes over the aspects of parenting we should actually focus on, versus what our worries lead us to focusing on.
A childhood built on a foundation of life success skills, instead of the focus on grades & awards. A great watch for reflecting on what actually helps our kids be able to stand on their own two feet as adults.
What I’ve Learned About Parenting as a Stay-At-Home-Dad
This is a great watch, mom or dad, to have a laugh at the real life lessons of being a stay-at-home-parent.
You will laugh, and the hard truths will hit home and make you feel not so alone. Enjoy Glen’s humor and real life points as a regular dad as to what is important when being a parent.
3 Things Parents Should Consider Before Going Back to Work
If you are trying to decide between going back to work or staying home this is a great fun and light-hearted, yet factual video on things to consider to help YOU decide. She is fun and engaging and pretty much goes over the facts in a easy to understand visual way.
Really worth the watch if you are struggling with the decision, you will feel informed and that you will do what is best for your family either way you decide.
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