The Experience

Attachment Parenting is Not

Attachment Parenting is not Indulgent Parenting. Attachment parents do not “spoil” their children. Spoiling is done when a child is given everything that they want regardless of what they need and regardless of what is practical. Indulgent parents give toys…

Old Enough to Ask

Dear Daughter, As I write this you are “old enough to ask for it”, and have been ever since you were born. You are four weeks old and most definitely “ask”. According to some, “when they can ask for it,…

I Hate Being Woken Up

Dear Three-Small-Children, I hate being woken up. Remember this when you have children of your own and desperately need more sleep. Remember this when your own toddler wakes up just as the sun starts to rise, and when your own…