Gentle Parenting: What Does It Mean? We’re living in a reactionary time - it seems like everything requires some kind of immediate emotional response. Unfortunately, this mindset often spills over into parenting.
As I watched his tirade, I considered my options. Would I give in to the old me who wanted to react in frustration and anger? Or would the new me--the kinder and gentler mom, be the one to respond to my son's wrong behavior?