(North) American Parents Have It All Wrong

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Registered: 05-04-2011
(North) American Parents Have It All Wrong
Thu, 01-09-2014 - 3:12pm

Parents around the world are co-sleeping for more independent children, letting their kids use knives at an early age, leaving them unsupervised outside, and generally doing things that would make us, as North Americans, either shake our heads or freak right out.  One author says that she's learned we've been parenting backwards; what do you think of this article?