My amygdala is calmer than your amygdala

Book Review: Beyond Consequences, Logic, and Control by Heather Forbes and Bryan Post Beyond Consequences, Logic, and Control is a manifesto against attachment parenting.  I’ve never done any of my own research on attachment parenting, but I do know that it is used by many adoptive parents to create attachment with their children – especiallyContinue reading “My amygdala is calmer than your amygdala”

We’re Not Friends

Many people in the generation before me (the baby boomers), and even some in my own generation, take issue with today’s parenting practices. In particular, they lament the fact that today’s parents try too hard to be their children’s friends, resulting in a whole generation lacking in structure and discipline. If you’re one of theseContinue reading “We’re Not Friends”