Only Child Syndrome: Fact or Fiction.

Source: Unsplash — Fernanda Greppe

But Your Child Needs a Sibling To Play With.


Dear everyone.

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Stop Rushing Me To Bounce Back.


Would you lend your favourite shoes to a friend? What about a stranger at the park? Then why do we force toddlers to share their toys?

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But toddlers aren’t selfish if they don’t want to share; they’re just toddlers.

My Son Is Two Years Old — When He Is Reluctant To Share His Toy With Another Child, I Don’t Force Him To Give It Up, Even if the Other Child Is Upset.


Have I created a bad habit and a rod for my back?

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We’ve heard it all before — rocking, cuddling, feeding and singing your baby to sleep will create bad habits and more problems in the future.

Heaven forbid, my child may never be able to fall asleep on his own!


If you leave a baby to cry alone in a room during the day, it’s called neglect. But if you do the same at night, it’s called sleep training.

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Joanna Mitchell

Writer, Conscious Mama & Notorious Over-thinker. Sharing thoughts & research on gentle parenting, business and female empowerment: www.joanna-writes.com

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