Posts Tagged Parenting Philosophy

Prepare for a Grown Up Lawn Concert with Toddlers

Prepare for a Grown Up Lawn Concert with Toddlers

Back in April, my husband bought tickets to go see Phish at the Gorge Amphitheater.  I never heard of Phish until I met my husband.  He loves music and this was one of his favorites, he really wanted everyone to come with him, yes, including the kids.  I was skeptical to say the least.  My biggest concern was the other people in attendance at the concert who may or may not be imbibing in alternative products (My hubby and I don’t participate).  […]

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Hang on or Slow down, what’s your parenting style?

Hang on or Slow down, what's your parenting style?

As Annabelle grows older, I am starting to face situations I assumed I’d have under control.  For example, last week, I was at the playground.  Annabelle was on the merry go round with another little kid and a mom friend was standing next to me.  There was a 3rd mom lightly pushing the merry go round.  I had Liam in the carrier so I wasn’t much help.  Anyways, a bunch of older kids walked up to the merry go round, […]

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