Raising daughters in a nutshell

Fatherly.com have synthesised the content of nine of their best articles on raising girls and distilled it down into small, achievable bite-sized pieces for the busy Dad they know you are.

Click here to partake in pearls of wisdom from the father of a Nobel Peace prize winner (aspirational, huh – we’ve just been aiming for a merit certificate?!), a psychoanalyst and a woman whose job title is ‘Chief Girl Expert’. What more do you need in life?

Our only warning (and this is serious), is that the public service announcement from Norway contained as part of the article may be offensive to some viewers (and should only be viewed by adults) as it contains strong language and themes. Despite that, the message to fathers raising daughters is profoundly important.

Tips:

Daughters and Eating Disorders

Girls listen very carefully to what their fathers say. How your daughter feels about her outlook is from the comments or compliments you give to her.

Tips:

Coach or manage your child’s sport team

Encourage your children to play team sports, and get involved through coaching or managing.