Peggy Harper Lee

As a mother of four, ages three to 29, and a financial advisor, Peggy Harper Lee has seen enough entitled behavior and the pain and devastation it causes to know that now is the time to stand up and say enough! She is the author of “Spoiled: Fresh Ideas for Parenting Your Entitled Child—at Any Age!” and speaks to parent and business groups interested in increasing productivity and cooperation through leadership, and restoring the peace.

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Affluenza: What’s money got to do with it?

| December 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Affluenza: What’s money got to do with it?

John de Graaf, co-author of the film and book titled Affluenza, is just one of the many appalled by the Ethan Couch sentencing decision late last week. Mr. Couch, who is just 16 years old, faced up to 20 years in jail for driving under the influence and causing the wreck in June 2013 that […]

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Dad Denies Son a Happy Meal: Mom Reports Dad to Court Psychologist: Dad Sues Psychologist

| November 23, 2013 | 4 Comments
Dad Denies Son a Happy Meal: Mom Reports Dad to Court Psychologist: Dad Sues Psychologist

What am I going to do the next time I drive by the golden arches and my son begs to stop for a happy meal? Likely what I always do. Think about it. Has he had too many hamburgers lately? Do we have time for him to run around the PlayPlace? And then I will […]

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Celebrity @ChefBarret Talks About #Parenting: Life As a Single #Dad & More #247ModernMom #247ModernDad

| October 31, 2013 | 1 Comment
Celebrity @ChefBarret Talks About #Parenting: Life As a Single #Dad & More #247ModernMom #247ModernDad

Celebrity Chef Barret Beyer, our first 24/7 Modern Dad™ contributor talks to Peggy Lee about life after Hell’s Kitchen, his plans for the future, and parenting.  When I entered the video conference I was anything but ready.  I was still doing my hair, which was a MESS! My face was blotchy and my hands were shaking.  […]

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Don’t Be So Quick to Call #ErinCox a Hero: Teen #Fail by @PeggyHarperLee #247ModernMom

| October 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Don’t Be So Quick to Call #ErinCox a Hero: Teen #Fail by @PeggyHarperLee #247ModernMom

  A Conscientious Objector: Lessons from Erin Cox   You have heard the headlines of the North Andover High School volleyball captain, Erin Cox who was suspended for five games and stripped of her captaincy for picking up a drunken friend at a party. It’s no surprise that the parents of Ms. Cox filed a […]

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If We Lose Context We Lose the Lesson – Showing the Real 9/11 Pictures & Footage to Our Children

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
If We Lose Context We Lose the Lesson – Showing the Real 9/11 Pictures & Footage to Our Children

Photo Credit:  Used Under the Assumption of Fair Use. Like most Americans, I am personally deeply affected every year on September 11. For me, that day did not begin like any other. My almost two-year old son had been sick for a week, so I had asked my husband to delay his trip to lower Manhattan […]

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By @PeggyHarperLee “Teach Your Child to Love Herself”

| February 14, 2013 | 0 Comments
By @PeggyHarperLee “Teach Your Child to Love Herself”

The top 5 tips to teach your child to love herself Valentine’s Day today is all about romantic love, a concept enthusiastically supported by greeting card companies, florists, and restaurants. By all means, give a card and go with your sweetheart to dinner. After all, one of the best things you can do for your […]

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