Initially, my only goal was to bring Liza into this world as peacefully as possible, trusting and respecting my body and the physiological process of birth. But, the more I learned about gentle birth, the more thought I gave to gentle parenting. Now I see how a gentle and respectful birth is simply a stepping stone to treating my children with respect and dignity no matter their age.
In this new blog series, we will explore the 8 Principles of Attachment Parenting and how we apply these principles in everday life:
Prepare for Pregnancy, Birth and Parenting
Feed with Love and Respect
Responds with Sensitivity
Use Nurturing Touch
Ensure Safe Sleep, Physically and Emotionally
Provide Consistent and Loving Care
Practice Positive Discipline
Strive for Balance in Personal and Family Life
Are you interested in contributing to this series as a guest post? Send me an email at lmd328(at)gmail(dot)com and we can discuss the details.
Do you consider yourself an Attached Parent?