The Innovative Dad

A psychologist’s blog about raising and educating children through the lens innovation.

Cashews and Dinner: Parenting Strategies for Dealing with Present Bias

Present bias comes into play when our children (and ourselves) overvalue the thing that is in front of us and discount the value of the thing that is further in the future. How do we help make better decisions?

Woop It Up, Parents!

“You've got to accentuate the positive,” according to the famous song, but that can be hard when you are neck deep in dirty diapers, whiney kids, and a work deadline. Innovative parenting pushes is to look for bright spots that can help us work...