The Gentle Parent: Positive, Practical, Effective Discipline is the third book in L.R. Knost’s series of Little Heart Handbooks. (The other two in this series: Two Thousand Kisses a Day and Whispers Through Time.) As she does in her previous books, Knost explains in The Gentle Parent the importance of treating our children as people — with respect, and with one-another-love [...]
With a rather interesting title, Duct Tape Parenting: A Less Is More Approach to Raising Respectful, Responsible & Resilient Kids, also presents some interesting and helpful approaches to parenting. Duct tape, in the case of this book, is what parents should be using on themselves to keep themselves from always jumping in to rescue, intervening, or interfering. Vicki Hoefle [...]
Although I don’t consider myself to stay within one particular parenting philosophy or to follow all of the tenets, I think most people examining my parenting practices would probably classify me as someone who practices attachment parenting. In the philosophy laid out in Your Self-Confident Baby: How to Encourage Your Child’s Natural Abilities — From the [...]
Although my 14-month old has never worn a disposable diaper, and although we’ve had experience traveling by plane, boat, taxi, bus, and more using cloth diapers only, I was delighted to learn a lot from Erin Odom’s guide to cloth diapering, Confessions of a Cloth Diaper Convert: A Simple, Comprehensive Guide to Using Cloth Diapers.
Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. (ESV) Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. (NIV) Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things. (KJV) bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things (NAS) Within this passage, there are so many descriptors of love that [...]