"I'd rather hear what [my daughters] have to say," he explains. "And this stuff is just a matter of not equating drama with actions that will help them. Teach them to shun drama."
"You have to give them a code," he adds of words of advice to his girls. "Beginning with things like 'Don't bite people.' That becomes something like 'It's not okay to be mean. Ever.' That was our watchword when the girls were younger."
Other advice from Papa Willis? "Take responsibility for when you are wrong. . .They hear you own up, and they learn to own up."
Willis and Moore split in 2000 after 13 years together; the LOL actress is on the comeback trail after her early 2012 breakdown (and rehab stay) in the wake of her messy late 2011 split from Ashton Kutcher.