This Indulgent Life

positive parenting, gentle parenting

How to be Gentle Without Being Permissive

So as I was perusing my Facebook feed this morning on the way to work, I came across this post by Karena Smith: I originally saw it in our “Gentle…

“Don’t Give in to His Whining!”

     Picture this. Last night at dinner we were having shrimp and veggies, Boogie was mostly just trying really hard to drop his food from as high up in…

5 Lessons My Son Learning to Walk Taught Me

It’s amazing how someone with so little life experience can actually teach us so much.   Kids, so unfettered by life’s hard lessons. Unjaded by the fears and failures of…

What Kind of Parent am I?

I don’t know about you, but before I became a parent, heck before I even got pregnant, I thought I at least had the “big stuff” figured out. I by…

There is Always a First

Like every great adventure in life, there is always a first. First smiles, first laughs, first steps, first words… the first blog post.   Ok so I have no idea…