Attachment parenting, loved by some - misunderstood by others. I am a mom to two children - I love being a mom and have found there are many joys with this kind of parenting for both kids and parents. Natural parenting might not be for everyone, but there are many aspects of it that are appreciated by a great majority of parents.
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Perhaps for you, it's instinctive, as it is with me. That involves being with your kids, as an educator, comforter and playmate.
I, like yourself, am prompted by a desire to "grow" my child every step of the way. I want to be physically and emotionally present and available for my kids - from infancy through their adolescence.
Although well meant, there may be censure from family and friends. "Vaccinate!", or "Don't vaccinate!", "It's time to stop breastfeeding", "The family bed is dangerous", "Stop carrying him because he's too heavy", "You're going to turn him into a mama's boy", etc. Maybe you've already experienced it.
Attachment parenting is based on principles, not strict rules that can be worked into every family. Each family is different and the needs differ also. This website will give you the options and support to make attachment parenting work 'just right' for you and your circumstances - all for the love of parenting.