Blog Posts - Gentle Parenting



Our Journey from Baby Catalogues to the Family Bed, Breastfeeding, Babywearing and Beyond... #AttachmentParenting

For those who are new to Attachment Mummy, those who are wondering why 'Attachment' Mummy (a question readers ask often), those who want to know why we parent and approach life the way we do, and those who just want to know a bit more about us, here'...
by Attachment Mummy on Mar 29, 2016

Book Review & Giveaway: The Mindful Mother

Becoming a mother, from the moment you tell people through to your bump showing, baby's birth, and them growing up, there is no end (seemingly ever!!) to the advice you are given.  But most of it seems to revolve around everyone else being an ex...
by Attachment Mummy on Sep 1, 2015

The Art of Sleep for Parents and Babies

Have a newborn, or expecting your first baby?  Worried about sleep?  Got a baby and beginning to wonder what's 'wrong' with it?  Feeling more tired than you ever thought possible because baby has you up in the middle of the night? &nbs...
by Attachment Mummy on Aug 28, 2015

Parenting Prompt

...
by Attachment Mummy on Jun 1, 2015

Parenting Prompt

...
by Attachment Mummy on May 11, 2015

My Hero Zero

There comes a time when an individual becomes irresistible and his action becomes all-pervasive in its effects. This comes when he reduces himself to zero. ~Mahatma Gandhi I’ve been struggling the last few days. I haven’t been speaking to...
by TouchstoneZ on Nov 12, 2014

Boys will be Children

Recently, my four year old son went to the barber with his father.  It was a barber shop he had been to before, but only once, where they use no scissors, only electric clippers. The first time, he was visably nervous, but the barber was very ca...
by Connected Mom on Sep 14, 2014

Swimming Pool Safety Tips For Parents

The kids are in your family pool, splashing and playing games, and as you sit and watch them, safety is on your mind. You know you’ve done a lot to keep the kids safe as they play in the water, but have you done everything you can? Here are some sa...
by Authentic parenting on Apr 29, 2014

Essential Parenting Collection END SALE

The Essential Parenting collection sale is coming to an end. As an extra bonus for late buyers, my affiliate partner Mindful Nurturing has cut prices to 32$ and added three amazing bonuses!Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, and Rock Out – A 34 page earth lovi...
by Authentic parenting on Apr 23, 2014

Parenting: The Ultimate Destruction of Perfection

I had 38 weeks of almost perfect mothering.  I didn't scream, yell, or scar my child in any way.  I may not have eaten has healthy as I should have, but other than that I was golden.  I remember thinking about that.  I remember sa...
by Connected Mom on Apr 23, 2014

Learn More about Parenting

Did you catch my talk about cosleeping at the Nourished Living Summit? Don't worry if you didn't! Here's your chance to get a LIFETIME access to all 62 speakers' talks, at a discount!The Summit is offering a lifetime online access to all topics for 1...
by Authentic parenting on Apr 9, 2014

Amazing Offer - Only Valid Today!!

The Essential Parenting Collection by my affiliate partner Mindful Nurturing is holding a FLASH SALE! Be fast, because this sale is only valid today.Entering the code MONDAY10 gives you 10% off this wonderful collection of 35 hand selected parenting...
by Authentic parenting on Mar 10, 2014

Sunday Surf: Food and Parenting

As usual, you can continue reading on Hobo Mama, or ad your own link below if you are Surfing. The linky will go live every Sunday and you can add your link at any time during the week.If you have a great post that would look good in Sunday Surf...
by Authentic parenting on Feb 16, 2014

A Hug...

This was a comment on the post 10 Things not to Do to An Upset Child and I found it so beautiful that I had to share it with you! photo credit: pipitdapo via photopin cc...
by Authentic parenting on Feb 12, 2014

Guys and Dolls: How a Little Play Violence is Helping my Son be LessAgressive

"Oh, no, Michael!" CRASH! "Mama, my first son just slammed into the wall! He needs to make better choices! That's a bad consequence."This is the kind of thing I've been hearing a lot since Christmas.  This is not how I originally envisioned my e...
by Connected Mom on Jan 16, 2014

Guys and Dolls: How a Little Play Violence is Helping my Son be Less Agressive

"Oh, no, Michael!" CRASH! "Mama, my first son just slammed into the wall! He needs to make better choices! That's a bad consequence."This is the kind of thing I've been hearing a lot since Christmas.  This is not how I originally envisioned my e...
by Connected Mom on Jan 15, 2014

Birth Matters: So Does Motherhood

 I believe in birth.  I believe that women's bodies were made to birth naturally and that most women, if left alone medically and supported emotionally, will birth and that experience will be both powerful and transforming.  I believe...
by Connected Mom on Jan 15, 2014

Steady State

Welcome to the January 2014 Carnival of Natural Parenting: The More Things Stay the Same This post was written for inclusion in the monthly Carnival of Natural Parenting hosted by Hobo Mama and Code Name: Mama. This month our participants have talked...
by TouchstoneZ on Jan 14, 2014

Guys and Dolls: How a Little Play Violence is Helping my Son be Less Agressive

"Oh, no, Michael!" CRASH! "Mama, my first son just slammed into the wall! He needs to make better choices! That's a bad consequence."This is the kind of thing I've been hearing a lot since Christmas.  This is not how I originally envisioned my e...
by Connected Mom on Jan 9, 2014

Birth Matters: So Does Motherhood

 I believe in birth.  I believe that women's bodies were made to birth naturally and that most women, if left alone medically and supported emotionally, will birth and that experience will be both powerful and transforming.  I believe...
by Connected Mom on Dec 4, 2013


Trending Topics

Close