2015 was a busy year for moms and dads. Keeping up with all the  parenting trends and utilizing the good ones made sense for a lot of people. Here's a list of what we assembled at FOX 11 and check out the video below.

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-The return of retro birthday parties 

-Praise more,  the effort

-Mindful parenting

-Whispering instead of yelling

-Respecting non-dangerous choices

-Getting outside more

-Enforcing "no spend family days"

Newest trend for kids' birthday parties: Keep it simple