There is no right or wrong way to parent. Or at least there isn’t a single way in which to parent.
Stick around for a few days, weeks, months or a year and a new study / book / method about the best way to parent will be revealed, rendering everything that came before it useless / invalid / irresponsible / dangerous / passé. Wait a few more days, weeks, months, or a year, and the latest and greatest will be replaced with even later and greater ways to screw up
raise your kids. Oh, and reaching an actual consensus on what’s in and what’s out, what’s hot and what’s not? Fuggedaboutit.
Here are 5 parenting trends (according to some) that have gone by the wayside, followed by 5 more that are all the rage these days:
What do you think? What are you seeing in parenting circles these days, and what aren’t you seeing anymore?
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